What is the Manciple's personality like in The Canterbury Tales?

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In The Canterbury Tales, by Chaucer, the Manciple's job is to purchase food for a group of lawyers, much like a caterer.  Although he is illiterate, he is able to bargain shop and spend less on the food than what the lawyers have paid him. Of course, he keeps the leftover money for himself. The Manciple is proud of the fact that he is able to trick the educated lawyers week after week.  He feels a great sense of accomplishment in this because he is uneducated. 

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