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07 February 2017 @ 07:17 am
Going medieval  
Chaucer (who hath a blog), meet Donaeld the Unready

Thanx to andrewducker
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Elenbarathi: Knowledgeelenbarathi on February 7th, 2017 04:47 pm (UTC)
Haha, brilliant!
Nehama: woman readingmed_cat on February 7th, 2017 04:56 pm (UTC)
Love the Twitter acct, and the name...;)

"I suppose your ancestors often entertained royalty at Manderley, Mr. de Winter?"

"Not since Ethelred," he said, "the one who was called Unready. In fact, it was while staying with my family that the name was given him. He was invariably late for dinner."

Edited at 2017-02-07 11:42 pm (UTC)
Nehamamed_cat on February 7th, 2017 04:57 pm (UTC)
also, tangentially
Have you seen this article?

What tips for traveling have changed since medieval times? Surprisingly few., from The Washington Post
Nehama: woman readingmed_cat on February 7th, 2017 05:19 pm (UTC)
Link to Chaucer's blog, please? :)
Thanks :)
El Coyote Gordo: thumbsupergee on February 7th, 2017 07:24 pm (UTC)
Re: Link to Chaucer's blog, please? :)
Nehamamed_cat on February 7th, 2017 11:44 pm (UTC)
Re: Link to Chaucer's blog, please? :)
Gramercy :)