Hence the cuckolda#39;s fate is Oedipal: his wife is also his aquot;mother.aquot; Cuckolda#39;s horns, origin and significance as a symbol. As for the reason why horns are used as a symbol of the marital infidelity of a mana#39;s wife, Brand (II l87-88) gives a number of anbsp;...
|Title||:||Gutter Life and Language in the Early "street" Literature of England|
|Author||:||James T. Henke|
|Publisher||:||Locust Hill Pr - 1988|