Analytical Analysis Of The Pardoner's Tale

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The pardoner starts his story off with describing a group of young people who drink and do mostly everything in excess. After explaining how this lifestyle is horrible he gets into depth about the sins they practice. First he explains gluttony which he tells is the first sin that caused all mankind to fall from paradise. Then he gets into drunkenness which makes someone crazy, mad, and foolish. After, he talks about gambling which is the sin that tempts and all men of power and money. Finally, he talks about swearing. He says that swearing offended god so much he forbid swearing in the second commandment making it more important on the list than homicide. After all this the pardoner gets back to his story and it continues as the 3 men sat drinking

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