Walter Map

c.1140 - c.1209

A Quote by Walter Map or Mapes on death and drinking

If I die I must, let me die drinking in an inn.

Walter Map (c.1140 - c.1209)

Source: De nugis curialium (Courtiers’ triflings), 1182-1192

Contributed by: Zaady

A Quote by Walter Map or Mapes on angels, death, god, mercy, and wine

I intend to die in a tavern; let the wine be placed near my dying mouth, so that when the choirs of angels come, they may say, "God be merciful to this drinker!"

Walter Map (c.1140 - c.1209)

Source: De nugis curialium (Courtiers’ triflings), 1182-1192

Contributed by: Zaady

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