flǣsc-besmitenness

flǣsc-besmitenness, f.n: carnal defilement.

nuns

Image from Discarding Images blog: Nuns and the penis tree. Roman de la Rose, France, 14th century. Paris, Bibliothèque nationale de France, Français 25526, fols. 106v, 160r.

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