Analysis Of The Pardoner's Tale

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The Pardoner 's tale illustrates the axiom “Love of money is the root of all evil” because in the story three friends find gold under a tree which leads to them turning their backs on each other, their greed gets to them and drives them to murder, and become unthoughtful and decide to kill their friends other than equally split the money between each other. When the three friends turned their backs on each other for the money it shows that the love of money is the root of all evil because it showed what was more important to them between friendships and money. To turn on you friends as the three guys did will show how your priorities are set up. Greed is the intense and selfish desire for something,especially wealth, power, and food. In this
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