Young, brave Sir Thopas is a knight in both the literal springtime and the figurative spring of his life, as he is just starting forth on all his adventures. Although he is chaste, he is full of lust and zest for conquest in both love and battle. With his sweet tooth and his fashionable attire, Sir Thopas resembles the Squire.
The The Canterbury Tales quotes below are all either spoken by Sir Thopas or refer to Sir Thopas. For each quote, you can also see the other characters and themes related to it (each theme is indicated by its own dot and icon, like this one:).
The timeline below shows where the character Sir Thopas appears in The Canterbury Tales. The colored dots and icons indicate which themes are associated with that appearance.
The Tale of Sir Thopas