Man Who Ran after Fortune

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A traveler turns the corner of a house and discovers Fortuna on the threshold
The man who ran after fortune and the man who waited for her in his bed.

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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 caption reads in the original French: L’homme qui court après la Fortune, et l’homme qui l’attend dans son lit.

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