Never-Ending Book Quiz
In the opening chapter of Thomas Hardy's "The Mayor of Casterbridge" a young hay–trusser named Michael Henchard gets drunk on rum–laced furmity (aka frumenty), and auctions off his wife and baby daughter at a fair. What is furmity?
Thomas Hardy, The Mayor of Casterbridge
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