The Wife Of Bath's Tale By Chaucer

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In “The Wife of Bath’s Tale,” Chaucer is trying to convey that men should let women take control and make decisions. Inside the text, Chaucer writes during lines 376-396, the knight allows the old woman to make the decision of whether or not to stay old or turn young. Furthermore, when the knight allowed the old woman to make the decision she chose to give the knight the “best of both worlds.” When doing so, it shows how Chaucer conveyed his message further. As well as lines 376-396, Chaucer also wrote during lines 40-52 that when the King essentially gave power to the Queen, the Queen spared the Knight if he were to answer a question about what women desired most. To elaborate further, by giving the Queen power, the King was able to save the
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