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Priory

The largest independent provider of mental health, specialist care and specialist education services in the UK, based on number of beds. The Priory Group focuses on acute psychiatric care, secure and rehabilitation services, complex care, specialist education and elderly care. It is one of the top 3 independent providers of secure and rehabilitation services in the UK by number of beds.
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2002 "Criticism, anti-Semitism, and The Prioress's tale", in: Kathryn L.
The Mother Prioress's eyes well up as Don leaves but there is little sense of disappointment or missed opportunities, but rather of a fulsome romanticism.
In Dialogues it is the unfolding bond of friendship that explains the care of Sister Constance, the first prioress, and Mother Marie for Blanche.
Lumiansky chose to pass over "The Prioress's Tale", offering in its stead an explanation and a summary, both of which deserve closer attention.
Delany's own contribution to the volume takes such a path, investigating the overlooked setting of "The Prioress's Tale" in "Asye," which according to Delany, "likely includes ...
Today, Mary Bryant is Sister Mary Bryant, Mother Prioress of the Carmelite Monastery, Wolverhampton, a large, Victorian house tucked away, inconspicuous, behind a high wall, in among a bunch of terraced houses in some quiet, ordinary backstreets.
The nuns, who had continued to meet in secret to pray as a community, agreed to an act of consecration of their lives for their faith, as suggested by their Prioress, Madame Lidoine.
Most convent histories were written by the abbess or the prioress and were intended primarily for the religious community and its benefactors.
She was living there on her own without the support of her convent, and most importantly the Mother Prioress who had been her rock died in September 2001."
The portress, the abbess, and the prioress tried to justify their seclusion to the captain: "After greeting him they explained their way of life to him, and how they were prisoners shut in for the love of God, and how no one could come in with them, and they begged him to give up his wish of breaking into their holy cloister and coming in with them" (158).
Chaucer's "Prioress's Tale" is the work discussed in chapter 6; the little scholar who sang the Virgin's praise after having his throat cut is presented as an example of musical and pedagogical violence.
Leading nuns' roles are strongly performed, notably by Joyce Castle as the elderly, dying prioress. Well matched are Robynne Redmon as Mother Marie, Anne Evans as the new prioress, Marion Pratnicki as Mother Jeanne and Kate Mangiameli as Sister Mathilde.