June 22, 2015 at 09:16PM on Facebook

“Trewelye, thogh the summer sonne doth bringe muchel lighte and joye, yet yt kan also be lyke the love of Tristan and Isolde: an unendurable burninge payne that causeth rash.”
I didn’t realize that Geoffrey Chaucer was writing an advice column for NPR. (I must’ve missed that tweet.)

Longest Thou To Go On Summer Pilgrimage? Chaucer Hath Advice