The Heptameron - Stories Sixty-six through Seventy Summary & Analysis

Margaret of Navarre (Sicilian queen)
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Stories Sixty-six through Seventy Summary

In Story Sixty-six, Ennasuite tells about a chambermaid who walks in on a princess and duke as they sleep together fully. The chambermaid incorrectly believes that she has caught a couple of young lovers messing around together. The married couple has a good laugh about the experience. In Story Sixty-seven, Simontaut tells of a couple who are abandoned on an island as a result of the man's betrayal. The man soon dies in this barren place, but the woman lives until a ship returns and takes her back to civilization. She is respected for the remainder of her life.

In Story Sixty-eight, a apothecary's wife almost kills her husband while attempting to give him medicine that she believes will make him lover her again. In Story Sixty-nine, Hircan talks about a maid who tricks her master, who...

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