October 4 – Paul the Simple; Francis of Assisi

Paul the Simple (d. ca. 339) was a sixty-year-old Egyptian farmer when he caught his beautiful wife in the hayloft with another man (they were not baling hay) (unless that’s what the kids called it in those days). I’m sure you’ll agree that this the sort of thing that can ruin your entire afternoon. Subsequently,… Continue reading October 4 – Paul the Simple; Francis of Assisi