3 Metaphors for bonifaces

[Footnote 25: Boniface the Eighth was the pope then living, and one of the causes of Dante's exile.

" This dedication of his labours to S. Boniface may only indicate his veneration for the national saint; but, as he tells us he worked a great deal in the monastery at Fulda (of which S. Boniface was the patron saint and founder), may not this have been one of his labours there?

His Boniface, the landlord in the former of these two plays, has become the type, as well as the ordinary quasi-facetious nickname, of an innkeeper.

3 Metaphors for  bonifaces