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Writing fabrics have been provided, for he was once a proficient copyist and possessed of many creative talents regardless of advancing years and fading eyesight. certainly, his posture, hunched shut over his pages, shielded his paintings from others' gaze and rendered it tricky to miss what he was once writing. yet devil nerved his arms, for rather than sacred textual content he was once engaged in getting ready this darkish and mystery list. certainly i've got urged that henceforward no writing fabrics be supplied to a person with out due justification. yet no matter if what has now been written is a blasphemy i've got neither the mind nor studying to pass judgement on. Nor do i do know no matter if this paintings can be destroyed or no matter if it may be retained for the unusual and curious info it includes. For is it no longer written that 'A a lot travelled guy is aware many stuff, and a guy of significant event will speak sound sense'? unfortunately, extra volumes I carry in secure protecting, presuming them to be a continuation of this blasphemous and depraved memorial. Neither quantity have I investigated, pending your guide. Holy father, be reassured that no extra particle of the reprobate's writing exists. i've got searched the library so much attentively for the other hint left by means of this pretended monk, who departed suddenly and secretly from our neighborhood, and that i came upon not anything. certainly, until eventually those files have been found, it was once presumed that this pretended monk had wandered clear of us, stressed in his senility, and we anticipated for him to be back by way of the charitable or to listen to that he had departed this existence. yet such has now not occurred, and it truly is glaring from this account that this may no longer be the 1st party on which he has absconded like a thief within the evening from the corporate of his trusting and religious partners. could his sins be forgiven. On behalf of our neighborhood, liked grasp, I pray in your encouraged assistance and that the Almighty Lord might continue you securely in bliss. Amen. Ethelred Sacristan and Librarian Written within the month of October within the yr of our Lord 1000 and Seventy ONE I SMILE SECRETLY on the refectory gossip. there's a monk in Bremen around the North Sea who has been charged with gathering details for the Bishop of Bremen-Hamburg. His identify is Adam, and he has been set the duty of checking out every little thing he can in regards to the farthest locations and peoples of our international in order that he may perhaps collect a whole survey of the entire lands identified, even though dimly, to the Christian Church, maybe in an effort to changing them later. He interviews travelers and sailors, interrogates again pilgrims and overseas diplomats, makes notes and sends out lists of questions, travels for himself and observes. If simply he knew . . . here during this monkish backwater is anyone who may perhaps inform him as a lot approximately unusual areas and atypical occasions as any of the witnesses whom he's cross-examining so diligently. Had I now not heard approximately this assiduous German, i might be content material to spin out the final years of my existence within the numbing calm of this position the place I now locate myself in my 70th yr.