Man Who Ran after Fortune

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A traveler turns the corner of a house and discovers Fortuna on the threshold
L’homme qui court après la Fortune, et l’homme qui l’attend dans son lit.

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Robarts Library, the Internet Archive

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A traveler carrying a bundle of his belongings on a stick turns the corner of a house and discovers Fortuna with her wheel reclining on the threshold. The full title of this fable is “The Man Who Ran after Fortune and the Man who Waited for Her in His Bed.”

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