Comparison of Geoffrey Chaucer Second Nun's Tale to Geoffrey Chaucer

Comparison of Geoffrey Chaucer Second Nun's Tale to Geoffrey Chaucer

Summary

Geoffrey Chaucer Second Nun's Tale has 553 lines, and 5% of them have strong matches at magnitude 15+ in Geoffrey Chaucer. 64% of the lines have weak matches at magnitude 10 to 14. 31% of the lines have no match. On average, each line has 0.07 strong matches and 2.83 weak matches.

Second Nun's Tale

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Geoffrey Chaucer

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Second Nun's Tale: 2

Which that men clepe in English ydelnesse,
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Man of Law's Tale: 93

Which that men clepe the heven, y-writen was
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Hous of Fame 3: 236

Which that men clepe a cote-armure,
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Second Nun's Tale: 4

To eschue, and by hir contrarie hir oppresse,
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Consolatione Philosophie 4 Metre 6: 35

departen from hir welle, that is to seyn, from hir biginninge, and [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 5

That is to seyn, by leveful bisinesse,
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Franklin's Tale: 99

They doon to hir with al hir bisinesse, [continues next]
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Consolatione Philosophie 4 Metre 6: 35

[continues previous] departen from hir welle, that is to seyn, from hir biginninge, and
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Second Nun's Tale: 6

Wel oghten we to doon al our entente,
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Franklin's Tale: 99

[continues previous] They doon to hir with al hir bisinesse,
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Franklin's Tale: 100

[continues previous] Al for to make hir leve hir hevinesse.
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Second Nun's Tale: 7

Lest that the feend thurgh ydelnesse us hente.
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Friar's Tale: 341

And with that word this foule feend him hente; [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 8

For he, that with his thousand cordes slye
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Friar's Tale: 342

[continues previous] Body and soule, he with the devel wente
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Second Nun's Tale: 13

He nis nat war the feend hath him in honde;
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Troilus and Criseyde 4: 1404

Makinge his sort, and beren him on honde, [continues next]
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Troilus and Criseyde 4: 1405

He hath not wel the goddes understonde. [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 14

Wel oughte us werche, and ydelnes withstonde.
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Troilus and Criseyde 4: 1405

[continues previous] He hath not wel the goddes understonde.
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Second Nun's Tale: 15

And though men dradden never for to dye,
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Troilus and Criseyde 4: 1047

And of the thinges that to comen be; [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 16

Yet seen men wel by reson doutelees,
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 183

That wel by reson men hit calle may [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 17

That ydelnesse is roten slogardye,
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Parson's Tale: 39

Now wol I speken of lesinges, which generally is fals significacioun of word, in entente to deceyven his evene-cristene. Som lesinge is of which ther comth noon avantage to no wight: and som lesinge turneth to the ese or profit of o man, and to disese and damage of another man. Another lesinge is for to saven his lyf or his catel. Another lesinge comth of delyt for to lye, in which ... [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 183

[continues previous] That wel by reson men hit calle may
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Troilus and Criseyde 4: 1049

[continues previous] That thilke thinges that in erthe falle,
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Second Nun's Tale: 18

Of which ther never comth no good encrees;
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Parson's Tale: 39

[continues previous] Now wol I speken of lesinges, which generally is fals significacioun of word, in entente to deceyven his evene-cristene. Som lesinge is of which ther comth noon avantage to no wight: and som lesinge turneth to the ese or profit of o man, and to disese and damage of another man. Another lesinge is for to saven his lyf or his catel. Another lesinge comth of delyt for to lye, in which delyt they wol forge a long tale, and ...
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Second Nun's Tale: 20

Only to slepe, and for to ete and drinke,
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Man of Law's Tale: 608

The fruit of every tale is for to seye; [continues next]
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Man of Law's Tale: 609

They ete, and drinke, and daunce, and singe, and pleye. [continues next]
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Squire's Tale: 295

They ete and drinke; and whan this hadde an ende, [continues next]
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Shipman's Tale: 73

And thus I lete hem ete and drinke and pleye, [continues next]
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Parson's Tale: 70

After Avarice comth Glotonye, which is expres eek agayn the comandement of god. Glotonye is unmesurable appetyt to ete or to drinke, or elles to doon y-nogh to the unmesurable appetyt and desordeynce coveityse to eten or to drinke. This sinne corrumped al this world, as is wel shewed in the sinne of Adam and of Eve. Loke eek, what seith seint Paul of Glotonye. 'Manye,' seith seint Paul, 'goon, of whiche I have ofte ... [continues next]
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Gamelyn's Tale: 680

And bad hem ete and drinke and that of the beste. [continues next]
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Romaunt of the Rose: 6756

And gete him clothes, mete, and drinke. [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 21

And to devouren al that othere swinke.
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Man of Law's Tale: 608

[continues previous] The fruit of every tale is for to seye;
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Man of Law's Tale: 609

[continues previous] They ete, and drinke, and daunce, and singe, and pleye.
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Squire's Tale: 295

[continues previous] They ete and drinke; and whan this hadde an ende,
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Shipman's Tale: 73

[continues previous] And thus I lete hem ete and drinke and pleye,
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Parson's Tale: 70

[continues previous] After Avarice comth Glotonye, which is expres eek agayn the comandement of god. Glotonye is unmesurable appetyt to ete or to drinke, or elles to doon y-nogh to the unmesurable appetyt and desordeynce coveityse to eten or to drinke. This sinne corrumped al this world, as is wel shewed in the sinne of Adam and of Eve. Loke eek, what seith seint Paul of Glotonye. 'Manye,' seith seint Paul, 'goon, of whiche I have ofte ...
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Gamelyn's Tale: 680

[continues previous] And bad hem ete and drinke and that of the beste.
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Romaunt of the Rose: 6756

[continues previous] And gete him clothes, mete, and drinke. [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 22

And for to putte us fro swich ydelnesse,
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Romaunt of the Rose: 696

That Ydelnesse me served wel, [continues next]
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Romaunt of the Rose: 697

That me putte in swich Iolitee. [continues next]
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Romaunt of the Rose: 6756

[continues previous] And gete him clothes, mete, and drinke.
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Second Nun's Tale: 23

That cause is of so greet confusioun,
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Romaunt of the Rose: 697

[continues previous] That me putte in swich Iolitee.
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Second Nun's Tale: 24

I have heer doon my feithful bisinesse,
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Troilus and Criseyde 3: 244

Have ever sithen doon my bisinesse
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Second Nun's Tale: 25

After the legende, in translacioun
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 473

In making of a glorious Legende [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 483

In making of a glorious Legende [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 26

Right of thy glorious lyf and passioun,
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 472

[continues previous] The moste party of thy lyve spende
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 474

[continues previous] Of Gode Wemen, maidenes and wyves,
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 482

[continues previous] The moste party of thy tyme spende
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 484

[continues previous] Of Gode Wommen, maidenes and wyves,
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Second Nun's Tale: 28

Thee mene I, mayde and martir, seint Cecilie!
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Man of Law's Tale: 542

Fro false blame, and thou, merciful mayde, [continues next]
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Man of Law's Tale: 543

Mary I mene, doghter to Seint Anne, [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 29

And thou that flour of virgines art alle,
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Man of Law's Tale: 542

[continues previous] Fro false blame, and thou, merciful mayde,
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Second Nun's Tale: 30

Of whom that Bernard list so wel to wryte,
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Knight's Tale: 343

But of that story list me nat to wryte.
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Knight's Tale: 344

Duk Perotheus loved wel Arcite,
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Second Nun's Tale: 31

To thee at my biginning first I calle;
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Franklin's Prologue: 44

But, sires, by-cause I am a burel man,
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Franklin's Prologue: 45

At my biginning first I yow biseche
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Second Nun's Tale: 35

As man may after reden in hir storie.
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Second Nun's Tale: 86

Expoune, as men may in hir storie see,
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Second Nun's Tale: 36

Thou mayde and mooder, doghter of thy sone,
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Second Nun's Tale: 70

Thou Cristes mooder, doghter dere of Anne! [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 71

And of thy light my soule in prison lighte, [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 37

Thou welle of mercy, sinful soules cure,
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Second Nun's Tale: 70

[continues previous] Thou Cristes mooder, doghter dere of Anne!
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Second Nun's Tale: 71

[continues previous] And of thy light my soule in prison lighte,
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Second Nun's Tale: 38

In whom that god, for bountee, chees to wone,
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A. B. C.: 107

O tresorere of bountee to mankinde,
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A. B. C.: 108

Thee whom God chees to moder for humblesse!
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Second Nun's Tale: 39

Thou humble, and heigh over every creature,
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Parlement of Foules: 376

In hir was every vertu at his reste, [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 40

Thou nobledest so ferforth our nature,
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Parlement of Foules: 377

[continues previous] So ferforth, that Nature hir-self had blisse [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 41

That no desdeyn the maker hadde of kinde,
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Parlement of Foules: 377

[continues previous] So ferforth, that Nature hir-self had blisse
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Second Nun's Tale: 45

That of the tryne compas lord and gyde is,
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Knight's Tale: 1440

To whom bothe hevene and erthe and see is sene, [continues next]
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Hous of Fame 2: 338

Heven, erthe, and eek the see, [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 46

Whom erthe and see and heven, out of relees,
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Knight's Tale: 1440

[continues previous] To whom bothe hevene and erthe and see is sene,
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Hous of Fame 2: 337

[continues previous] Is set amiddes of these three,
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Hous of Fame 2: 338

[continues previous] Heven, erthe, and eek the see,
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Second Nun's Tale: 54

But ofte tyme, of thy benignitee,
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Nun's Priest's Tale: 357

He fethered Pertelote twenty tyme, [continues next]
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Nun's Priest's Tale: 358

And trad as ofte, er that it was pryme. [continues next]
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Parson's Tale: 59

... the sinne of worldly sorwe, swich as is cleped tristicia, that sleeth man, as seint Paul seith. For certes, swich sorwe werketh to the deeth of the soule and of the body also; for ther-of comth, that a man is anoyed of his owene lyf. Wherfore swich sorwe shorteth ful ofte the lyf of a man, er that his tyme be come by wey of kinde. [continues next]
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Parson's Tale: 83

... a man or a womman eschue the companye of hem by whiche he douteth to be tempted; for al-be-it so that the dede is withstonden, yet is ther greet temptacioun. Soothly a whyt wal, al-though it ne brenne noght fully by stikinge of a candele, yet is the wal blak of the leyt. Ful ofte tyme I rede, that no man truste in his owene perfeccioun, but he be stronger than Sampson, and holier than Daniel, and wyser than Salomon. [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 55

Ful frely, er that men thyn help biseche,
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Prioress' Tale: 25

For som-tyme, lady, er men praye to thee, [continues next]
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Nun's Priest's Tale: 358

[continues previous] And trad as ofte, er that it was pryme.
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Parson's Tale: 59

[continues previous] ... comth the sinne of worldly sorwe, swich as is cleped tristicia, that sleeth man, as seint Paul seith. For certes, swich sorwe werketh to the deeth of the soule and of the body also; for ther-of comth, that a man is anoyed of his owene lyf. Wherfore swich sorwe shorteth ful ofte the lyf of a man, er that his tyme be come by wey of kinde.
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Parson's Tale: 83

[continues previous] ... a womman eschue the companye of hem by whiche he douteth to be tempted; for al-be-it so that the dede is withstonden, yet is ther greet temptacioun. Soothly a whyt wal, al-though it ne brenne noght fully by stikinge of a candele, yet is the wal blak of the leyt. Ful ofte tyme I rede, that no man truste in his owene perfeccioun, but he be stronger than Sampson, and holier than Daniel, and wyser than Salomon.
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Second Nun's Tale: 56

Thou goost biforn, and art hir lyves leche.
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Prioress' Tale: 26

[continues previous] Thou goost biforn of thy benignitee,
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Second Nun's Tale: 57

Now help, thou meke and blisful fayre mayde,
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Second Nun's Tale: 293

Seyde this blisful fayre mayde dere; [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 294

And after that she seyde as ye may here: [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 461

At which the holy blisful fayre mayde
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Second Nun's Tale: 462

Gan for to laughe, and to the Iuge seyde,
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Second Nun's Tale: 58

Me, flemed wrecche, in this desert of galle;
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Second Nun's Tale: 293

[continues previous] Seyde this blisful fayre mayde dere;
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Second Nun's Tale: 63

Be sinful, yet accepte my bileve.
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Canon's Yeoman's Tale: 91

He is to wys, in feith, as I bileve; [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 64

And, for that feith is deed with-outen werkes,
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Canon's Yeoman's Tale: 91

[continues previous] He is to wys, in feith, as I bileve;
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Canon's Yeoman's Tale: 92

[continues previous] That that is overdoon, it wol nat preve
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Second Nun's Tale: 70

Thou Cristes mooder, doghter dere of Anne!
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Second Nun's Tale: 36

Thou mayde and mooder, doghter of thy sone, [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 37

Thou welle of mercy, sinful soules cure, [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 71

And of thy light my soule in prison lighte,
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Second Nun's Tale: 36

[continues previous] Thou mayde and mooder, doghter of thy sone,
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Second Nun's Tale: 37

[continues previous] Thou welle of mercy, sinful soules cure,
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Second Nun's Tale: 74

Of erthly luste and fals affeccioun;
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A. B. C.: 14

Haven of refut, of quiete and of reste. [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 75

O haven of refut, o salvacioun
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Man of Law's Tale: 753

Thou glorie of wommanhede, thou faire may, [continues next]
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Man of Law's Tale: 754

Thou haven of refut, brighte sterre of day, [continues next]
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A. B. C.: 13

[continues previous] Thou art largesse of pleyn felicitee, [continues next]
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A. B. C.: 14

[continues previous] Haven of refut, of quiete and of reste. [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 76

Of hem that been in sorwe and in distresse,
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Man of Law's Tale: 753

[continues previous] Thou glorie of wommanhede, thou faire may,
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Man of Law's Tale: 754

[continues previous] Thou haven of refut, brighte sterre of day,
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Franklin's Tale: 868

Had lever dye in sorwe and in distresse
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Franklin's Tale: 869

Than that his wyf were of hir trouthe fals.'
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A. B. C.: 13

[continues previous] Thou art largesse of pleyn felicitee,
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A. B. C.: 14

[continues previous] Haven of refut, of quiete and of reste.
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Second Nun's Tale: 77

Now help, for to my werk I wol me dresse.
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Miller's Prologue: 32

Wyte it the ale of Southwerk, I yow preye; [continues next]
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Miller's Prologue: 33

For I wol telle a legende and a lyf [continues next]
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Miller's Tale: 176

I preye yow that ye wol rewe on me,' [continues next]
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Friar's Tale: 120

Teche me, whyl that we ryden by the weye, [continues next]
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Clerk's Tale: 107

That charge up-on my bak I wol endure; [continues next]
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Clerk's Tale: 108

But I yow preye, and charge up-on your lyf, [continues next]
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Clerk's Tale: 513

But o thing wol I preye yow of your grace, [continues next]
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Clerk's Tale: 601

And took your clothing; wherfor I yow preye, [continues next]
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Clerk's Tale: 602

Doth your plesaunce, I wol your lust obeye. [continues next]
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Clerk's Tale: 951

But to Grisilde agayn wol I me dresse,
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Physician's Tale: 24

And for my werk right no-thing wol I axe;
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Physician's Tale: 25

My lord and I ben ful of oon accord;
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Hous of Fame 1: 77

And to this god, that I of rede, [continues next]
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Hous of Fame 1: 78

Preye I, that he wol me spede [continues next]
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A. B. C.: 40

Of verrey right my werk me wol confounde.
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A. B. C.: 41

Fleeing, I flee for socour to thy tente
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Parlement of Foules: 88

And to my bedde I gan me for to dresse,
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Romaunt of the Rose: 2091

Thyn herte to me now wol I shette;
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Romaunt of the Rose: 2092

For al my Iowellis loke and knette
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Troilus and Criseyde 5: 168

I wol alwey, and mercy I yow preye. [continues next]
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Troilus and Criseyde 5: 1073

And sin that thus departen ye and I, [continues next]
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Troilus and Criseyde 5: 1074

Yet preye I god, so yeve yow right good day [continues next]
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Troilus and Criseyde 5: 1624

As for a freend, ye may in me assure. [continues next]
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Troilus and Criseyde 5: 1625

Yet preye I yow on yvel ye ne take, [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 78

Yet preye I yow that reden that I wryte,
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Miller's Prologue: 32

[continues previous] Wyte it the ale of Southwerk, I yow preye;
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Miller's Prologue: 33

[continues previous] For I wol telle a legende and a lyf
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Miller's Tale: 176

[continues previous] I preye yow that ye wol rewe on me,'
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Friar's Tale: 119

[continues previous] 'Now, brother,' quod this Somnour, 'I yow preye,
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Friar's Tale: 120

[continues previous] Teche me, whyl that we ryden by the weye,
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Clerk's Tale: 107

[continues previous] That charge up-on my bak I wol endure;
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Clerk's Tale: 108

[continues previous] But I yow preye, and charge up-on your lyf,
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Clerk's Tale: 513

[continues previous] But o thing wol I preye yow of your grace,
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Clerk's Tale: 514

[continues previous] That, but my lord forbad yow, atte leste
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Clerk's Tale: 601

[continues previous] And took your clothing; wherfor I yow preye,
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Clerk's Tale: 602

[continues previous] Doth your plesaunce, I wol your lust obeye.
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Shipman's Tale: 277

But lat this thing be secree, I yow preye,
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Shipman's Tale: 278

For yet to-night thise beestes moot I beye;
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Hous of Fame 1: 77

[continues previous] And to this god, that I of rede,
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Hous of Fame 1: 78

[continues previous] Preye I, that he wol me spede
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Troilus and Criseyde 3: 1182

'And now,' quod she, 'that I have do yow smerte, [continues next]
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Troilus and Criseyde 5: 168

[continues previous] I wol alwey, and mercy I yow preye.
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Troilus and Criseyde 5: 1073

[continues previous] And sin that thus departen ye and I,
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Troilus and Criseyde 5: 1074

[continues previous] Yet preye I god, so yeve yow right good day
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Troilus and Criseyde 5: 1625

[continues previous] Yet preye I yow on yvel ye ne take,
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Second Nun's Tale: 79

Foryeve me, that I do no diligence
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Hous of Fame 3: 9

And that I do no diligence
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Troilus and Criseyde 3: 1183

[continues previous] Foryeve it me, myn owene swete herte.'
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Second Nun's Tale: 83

The storie wroot, and folwe hir legende,
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Miller's Prologue: 33

For I wol telle a legende and a lyf [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 84

And prey yow, that ye wol my werk amende.
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Miller's Prologue: 32

[continues previous] Wyte it the ale of Southwerk, I yow preye;
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Miller's Prologue: 33

[continues previous] For I wol telle a legende and a lyf
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Summoner's Tale: 106

I wolde prey yow that ye nat yow greve,
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Summoner's Tale: 107

I wol with Thomas speke a litel throwe.
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Merchant's Tale: 321

I prey yow that ye be nat yvel apayd.'
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Merchant's Tale: 1106

Ladies, I prey yow that ye be nat wrooth;
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Pardoner's Tale: 637

I prey yow that ye kisse the pardoner.
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Melibee's Tale: 57

Whanne Melibee hadde herd dame Prudence maken semblant of wratthe, he seyde in this wyse, 'dame, I prey yow that ye be nat displesed of thinges that I seye; for ye knowe wel that I am angry and wrooth, and that is no wonder; and they that been wrothe witen nat wel what they doon, ne what they seyn. Therfore the prophete seith: that "troubled eyen han no cleer sighte." But ...
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Melibee's Tale: 77

... yow that in this necessitee and in this nede, ye caste yow to overcome your herte. For Senek seith: that "he that overcometh his herte, overcometh twyes." And Tullius seith: "ther is nothing so comendable in a greet lord as whan he is debonaire and meke, and appeseth him lightly." And I prey yow that ye wole forbere now to do vengeance, in swich a manere, that your goode name may be kept and conserved; and that men mowe have cause and matere to preyse yow of pitee and of mercy; and that ye have no cause to repente yow of thing that ye doon. For ...
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Romaunt of the Rose: 5876

For thurgh hir may this werk amende.'
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Romaunt of the Rose: 5877

'Lordinges, my modir, the goddesse,
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Troilus and Criseyde 5: 1741

Right fayn wolde I amende it, wiste I how. [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 85

First wolde I yow the name of seint Cecilie
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Second Nun's Tale: 550

Hir hous the chirche of seint Cecilie highte; [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 551

Seint Urban halwed it, as he wel mighte; [continues next]
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Troilus and Criseyde 5: 1740

[continues previous] And dredelees, for hertes ese of yow,
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Troilus and Criseyde 5: 1741

[continues previous] Right fayn wolde I amende it, wiste I how.
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Second Nun's Tale: 86

Expoune, as men may in hir storie see,
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Second Nun's Tale: 35

As man may after reden in hir storie.
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Second Nun's Tale: 551

[continues previous] Seint Urban halwed it, as he wel mighte;
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Second Nun's Tale: 87

It is to seye in English 'hevenes lilie,'
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Second Nun's Tale: 106

For 'leos' 'peple' in English is to seye, [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 88

For pure chastnesse of virginitee;
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Second Nun's Tale: 106

[continues previous] For 'leos' 'peple' in English is to seye,
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Second Nun's Tale: 89

Or, for she whytnesse hadde of honestee,
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Romaunt of the Rose: 573

And she hadde on a cote of grene [continues next]
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Romaunt of the Rose: 574

Of cloth of Gaunt; withouten wene, [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 90

And grene of conscience, and of good fame
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Romaunt of the Rose: 573

[continues previous] And she hadde on a cote of grene
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Romaunt of the Rose: 574

[continues previous] Of cloth of Gaunt; withouten wene,
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Or Cecile is to seye 'the wey to blinde,'
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To drawen folk to heven by fairnesse [continues next]
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For she ensample was by good techinge;
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[continues previous] To drawen folk to heven by fairnesse
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[continues previous] By good ensample, was his bisinesse:
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Parson's Tale: 97

Thanne shaltow understonde, that bodily peyne stant in disciplyne or techinge, by word or by wrytinge, or in ensample. Also in weringe of heyres or of stamin, or of haubergeons on hir naked flesh, for Cristes sake, and swiche manere penances. But war thee wel that swiche manere penances on thy flesh ne make nat thyn herte bitter or angry or anoyed of thy-self; for bettre is to caste ... [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 94

Or elles Cecile, as I writen finde,
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Monk's Prologue: 98

Be it of popes, emperours, or kinges,
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After hir ages, as men writen finde,
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Second Nun's Tale: 124

She never cessed, as I writen finde,
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Parson's Tale: 97

[continues previous] Thanne shaltow understonde, that bodily peyne stant in disciplyne or techinge, by word or by wrytinge, or in ensample. Also in weringe of heyres or of stamin, or of haubergeons on hir naked flesh, for Cristes sake, and swiche manere penances. But war thee wel that swiche manere penances on thy flesh ne make nat thyn herte bitter or angry or anoyed of thy-self; for bettre is ...
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Romaunt of the Rose: 2838

In olde dawes, as I finde,
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Romaunt of the Rose: 2839

That clerkis writen that hir knewe
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Troilus and Criseyde 4: 1415

And treweliche, as writen wel I finde,
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Second Nun's Tale: 99

Cecile may eek be seyd in this manere,
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Melibee's Tale: 77

... is a vicious thing, and oghte been eschewed of every good man. For after the sawe of the word of the apostle: "coveitise is rote of alle harmes." And therfore, it were bettre for yow to lese so muchel good of your owene, than for to taken of hir good in this manere. For bettre it is to lesen good with worshipe, than it is to winne good with vileinye and shame. And every man oghte to doon his diligence and his bisinesse to geten him a good name. And yet shal he nat only bisie him in kepinge of his good name, ... [continues next]
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Parson's Tale: 12

... to reson and to sensualitee, therfore is it worthy the deeth. And this suffred oure lord Iesu Crist for man up-on the croys, where-as ther was no part of his body free, withouten greet peyne and bitter passion. And al this suffred Iesu Crist, that nevere forfeted. And therfore resonably may be seyd of Iesu in this manere: 'to muchel am I peyned for the thinges that I nevere deserved, and to muche defouled for shend-shipe that man is worthy to have.' And therfore may the sinful man wel seye, as seith seint Bernard: 'acursed be the bitternesse of my sinne, for which ther moste be suffred so ... [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 100

'Wanting of blindnesse,' for hir grete light
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[continues previous] ... coveitous name, which is a vicious thing, and oghte been eschewed of every good man. For after the sawe of the word of the apostle: "coveitise is rote of alle harmes." And therfore, it were bettre for yow to lese so muchel good of your owene, than for to taken of hir good in this manere. For bettre it is to lesen good with worshipe, than it is to winne good with vileinye and shame. And every man oghte to doon his diligence and his bisinesse to geten him a good name. And yet shal he nat only bisie him in kepinge of his good name, but ...
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Parson's Tale: 12

[continues previous] ... to sensualitee, therfore is it worthy the deeth. And this suffred oure lord Iesu Crist for man up-on the croys, where-as ther was no part of his body free, withouten greet peyne and bitter passion. And al this suffred Iesu Crist, that nevere forfeted. And therfore resonably may be seyd of Iesu in this manere: 'to muchel am I peyned for the thinges that I nevere deserved, and to muche defouled for shend-shipe that man is worthy to have.' And therfore may the sinful man wel seye, as seith seint Bernard: 'acursed be the bitternesse of my sinne, for which ther ...
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wexeth pale, and leseth hir light for the grete brightnesse of the [continues next]
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Hous of Fame 3: 761

For hir vertu and for hir thewes; [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 101

Of sapience, and for hir thewes clere;
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Consolatione Philosophie 2 Metre 3: 5

[continues previous] wexeth pale, and leseth hir light for the grete brightnesse of the
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Hous of Fame 3: 761

[continues previous] For hir vertu and for hir thewes;
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Troilus and Criseyde 3: 1341

Or elles, lo, this was hir moste fere, [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 102

Or elles, lo! this maydens name bright
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Troilus and Criseyde 3: 1341

[continues previous] Or elles, lo, this was hir moste fere,
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Troilus and Criseyde 5: 704

Or elles, lo, this drede I most of alle, [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 103

Of 'hevene' and 'leos' comth, for which by right
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Troilus and Criseyde 5: 704

[continues previous] Or elles, lo, this drede I most of alle,
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Second Nun's Tale: 104

Men mighte hir wel 'the heven of peple' calle,
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Parson's Tale: 47

... sinne, yet sholde men douten hem; for we shul yeve rekeninge of hem bifore god. Now comth Ianglinge, that may nat been withoute sinne. And, as seith Salomon, 'it is a sinne of apert folye.' And therfore a philosophre seyde, whan men axed him how that men sholde plese the peple; and he answerde, 'do many gode werkes, and spek fewe Iangles.' After this comth the sinne of Iaperes, that been the develes apes; for they maken folk to laughe at hir Iaperie, as folk doon at the gaudes of an ape. Swiche Iaperes deffendeth seint Paul. Loke how that vertuouse ... [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 105

Ensample of gode and wyse werkes alle.
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Parson's Tale: 11

... been mortified by ofte sinning, whiche gode werkes he dide whyl he was in charitee, ne mowe nevere quiken agayn with-outen verray penitence. And ther-of seith god, by the mouth of Ezechiel: that, 'if the rightful man returne agayn from his rightwisnesse and werke wikkednesse, shal he live?' Nay; for alle the gode werkes that he hath wroght ne shul nevere been in remembrance; for he shal dyen in his sinne. And up-on thilke chapitre seith seint Gregorie thus: 'that we shulle understonde this principally; that whan we doon deedly sinne, it is for noght thanne to rehercen or drawen in-to memorie the gode werkes that we han wroght biforn.' For certes, in the werkinge of the deedly sinne, ther is no trust to no good werk that we han doon biforn; that is to seyn, as for to have therby the lyf perdurable in hevene. But nathelees, the gode werkes quiken agayn, and comen agayn, and helpen, and availlen to have the lyf perdurable in hevene, whan we han contricion. But soothly, the gode werkes that men doon whyl they been in deedly sinne, for-as-muche as they were doon in deedly sinne, they may nevere quiken agayn. For certes, thing that nevere hadde lyf may nevere quikene; and nathelees, al-be-it that they ne availle noght to han the lyf perdurable, yet availlen they to abregge of the peyne of helle, or elles to geten temporal richesse, or elles that god wole the rather enlumine and lightne the herte of the sinful man to have repentance; and eek they availlen for to usen a man to doon gode werkes, that the feend have the lasse power of his soule. And thus the curteis lord Iesu Crist wole that no good werk be lost; for in somwhat it shal availle. But for-as-muche as the gode werkes that men doon whyl they been in good lyf, been al mortified by sinne folwinge; and eek, sith that alle the gode werkes that men doon whyl they been in deedly synne, been outrely dede as for to have the lyf perdurable; wel may that man, that no good werke ne dooth, singe thilke newe Frenshe song: "Iay tout perdu mon temps et mon labour." For certes, sinne bireveth a man bothe goodnesse ... [continues next]
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Parson's Tale: 47

[continues previous] ... yet sholde men douten hem; for we shul yeve rekeninge of hem bifore god. Now comth Ianglinge, that may nat been withoute sinne. And, as seith Salomon, 'it is a sinne of apert folye.' And therfore a philosophre seyde, whan men axed him how that men sholde plese the peple; and he answerde, 'do many gode werkes, and spek fewe Iangles.' After this comth the sinne of Iaperes, that been the develes apes; for they maken folk to laughe at hir Iaperie, as folk doon at the gaudes of an ape. Swiche Iaperes deffendeth seint Paul. Loke how that vertuouse wordes and holy conforten hem that travaillen in ... [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 106

For 'leos' 'peple' in English is to seye,
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It is to seye in English 'hevenes lilie,'
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Second Nun's Tale: 88

For pure chastnesse of virginitee;
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Parson's Tale: 11

[continues previous] ... that been mortified by ofte sinning, whiche gode werkes he dide whyl he was in charitee, ne mowe nevere quiken agayn with-outen verray penitence. And ther-of seith god, by the mouth of Ezechiel: that, 'if the rightful man returne agayn from his rightwisnesse and werke wikkednesse, shal he live?' Nay; for alle the gode werkes that he hath wroght ne shul nevere been in remembrance; for he shal dyen in his sinne. And up-on thilke chapitre seith seint Gregorie thus: 'that we shulle understonde this principally; that whan we doon deedly sinne, it is for noght thanne to rehercen or drawen ...
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Parson's Tale: 47

[continues previous] ... sinne, yet sholde men douten hem; for we shul yeve rekeninge of hem bifore god. Now comth Ianglinge, that may nat been withoute sinne. And, as seith Salomon, 'it is a sinne of apert folye.' And therfore a philosophre seyde, whan men axed him how that men sholde plese the peple; and he answerde, 'do many gode werkes, and spek fewe Iangles.' After this comth the sinne of Iaperes, that been the develes apes; for they maken folk to laughe at hir Iaperie, as folk doon at the gaudes of an ape. Swiche Iaperes deffendeth seint Paul. Loke how that vertuouse ...
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Second Nun's Tale: 107

And right as men may in the hevene see
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Consolatione Philosophie 1 Metre 2: 7

pathes, and saugh the lightnesse of the rede sonne, and saugh the [continues next]
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Consolatione Philosophie 1 Metre 2: 8

sterres of the colde mone, and whiche sterre in hevene useth [continues next]
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Consolatione Philosophie 2 Prose 5: 43

whan it is cleer; and also mervailen we on the hevene and on the [continues next]
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Consolatione Philosophie 2 Prose 5: 44

sterres, and on the sonne and on the mone.' [continues next]
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to-gider a man walken on the erthe and the sonne arysen in [continues next]
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Consolatione Philosophie 5 Prose 6: 104

the hevene, al-be-it so that ye seen and biholden that oon and [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 108

The sonne and mone and sterres every weye,
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Consolatione Philosophie 1 Metre 2: 7

[continues previous] pathes, and saugh the lightnesse of the rede sonne, and saugh the
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Consolatione Philosophie 1 Metre 2: 8

[continues previous] sterres of the colde mone, and whiche sterre in hevene useth
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Consolatione Philosophie 2 Prose 5: 43

[continues previous] whan it is cleer; and also mervailen we on the hevene and on the
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Consolatione Philosophie 2 Prose 5: 44

[continues previous] sterres, and on the sonne and on the mone.'
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[continues previous] to-gider a man walken on the erthe and the sonne arysen in
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Consolatione Philosophie 5 Prose 6: 104

[continues previous] the hevene, al-be-it so that ye seen and biholden that oon and
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Second Nun's Tale: 109

Right so men gostly, in this mayden free,
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He lovede so this fresshe mayden free
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Second Nun's Tale: 119

Now have I yow declared what she highte.
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Clerk's Tale: 154

And Grisildis this yonge mayden highte. [continues next]
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Merchant's Tale: 449

That she, this mayden, which that Maius highte, [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 550

Hir hous the chirche of seint Cecilie highte; [continues next]
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Parson's Tale: 3

And now, sith I have declared yow what thing is Penitence, now shul ye understonde that ther been three accions of Penitence. The firste accion of Penitence is, that a man be baptized after that he hath sinned. Seint Augustin seith: 'but he be penitent for his olde sinful lyf, he may nat biginne the newe clene lif.' For certes, if he ...
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Parson's Tale: 84

Now after that I have declared yow, as I can, the sevene deedly sinnes, and somme of hir braunches and hir remedies, soothly, if I coude, I wolde telle yow the ten comandements. But so heigh a doctrine I lete to divines. Nathelees, I hope to god they been touched in this tretice, everich of hem alle.
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Second Nun's Tale: 120

This mayden bright Cecilie, as hir lyf seith,
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Clerk's Tale: 154

[continues previous] And Grisildis this yonge mayden highte.
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Merchant's Tale: 449

[continues previous] That she, this mayden, which that Maius highte,
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Merchant's Tale: 450

[continues previous] As hastily as ever that she mighte,
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Second Nun's Tale: 550

[continues previous] Hir hous the chirche of seint Cecilie highte;
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Second Nun's Tale: 551

[continues previous] Seint Urban halwed it, as he wel mighte;
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Second Nun's Tale: 123

Of Crist, and bar his gospel in hir minde;
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Monk's Prologue: 99

After hir ages, as men writen finde, [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 537

Thre dayes lived she in this torment, [continues next]
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Romaunt of the Rose: 2839

That clerkis writen that hir knewe [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 124

She never cessed, as I writen finde,
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Monk's Prologue: 99

[continues previous] After hir ages, as men writen finde, [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 94

Or elles Cecile, as I writen finde,
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Second Nun's Tale: 537

[continues previous] Thre dayes lived she in this torment,
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Second Nun's Tale: 538

[continues previous] And never cessed hem the feith to teche;
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Troilus and Criseyde 4: 1415

And treweliche, as writen wel I finde, [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 125

Of hir preyere, and god to love and drede,
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Monk's Prologue: 99

[continues previous] After hir ages, as men writen finde,
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Book of the Duchesse: 1263

And worship, and to kepe hir name [continues next]
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Book of the Duchesse: 1264

Over al thing, and drede hir shame, [continues next]
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Romaunt of the Rose: 2839

[continues previous] That clerkis writen that hir knewe
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Romaunt of the Rose: 5773

They neither love god, ne drede; [continues next]
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Troilus and Criseyde 4: 1415

[continues previous] And treweliche, as writen wel I finde,
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Second Nun's Tale: 126

Biseking him to kepe hir maydenhede.
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Franklin's Tale: 657

To been oppressed of hir maydenhede. [continues next]
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Franklin's Tale: 658

Why sholde I thanne to dye been in drede? [continues next]
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Parson's Tale: 76

... to nature is agayns nature. Parfay, the resoun of a man telleth eek him wel that it is deedly sinne, for-as-muche as god forbad Lecherie. And seint Paul yeveth hem the regne, that nis dewe to no wight but to hem that doon deedly sinne. Another sinne of Lecherie is to bireve a mayden of hir maydenhede; for he that so dooth, certes, he casteth a mayden out of the hyeste degree that is in this present lyf, and bireveth hir thilke precious fruit that the book clepeth 'the hundred fruit.' I ne can seye it noon other weyes in English, but in Latin it highte Centesimus ... [continues next]
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Romaunt of the Rose: 5774

[continues previous] They kepe more than it is nede,
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Second Nun's Tale: 127

And when this mayden sholde unto a man
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Clerk's Tale: 715

But seye, the mayden sholde y-wedded be [continues next]
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Franklin's Tale: 658

[continues previous] Why sholde I thanne to dye been in drede?
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Physician's Tale: 184

Which fro myn hous was stole up-on a night, [continues next]
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Parson's Tale: 76

[continues previous] ... is agayns nature. Parfay, the resoun of a man telleth eek him wel that it is deedly sinne, for-as-muche as god forbad Lecherie. And seint Paul yeveth hem the regne, that nis dewe to no wight but to hem that doon deedly sinne. Another sinne of Lecherie is to bireve a mayden of hir maydenhede; for he that so dooth, certes, he casteth a mayden out of the hyeste degree that is in this present lyf, and bireveth hir thilke precious fruit that the book clepeth 'the hundred fruit.' I ne can seye it noon other weyes in English, but in Latin ...
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Legend of Dido: 257

This is theffect; what sholde I more seye? [continues next]
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Book of the Duchesse: 1264

[continues previous] Over al thing, and drede hir shame,
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Romaunt of the Rose: 1130

A yong man ful of semelihede, [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 128

Y-wedded be, that was ful yong of age,
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Clerk's Tale: 714

[continues previous] Sholde nat telle, whos children that they were,
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Clerk's Tale: 715

[continues previous] But seye, the mayden sholde y-wedded be
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Physician's Tale: 185

[continues previous] Whyl that she was ful yong; this wol I preve
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Legend of Dido: 256

[continues previous] I wolde fain to him y-wedded be;
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Romaunt of the Rose: 1130

[continues previous] A yong man ful of semelihede,
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Romaunt of the Rose: 1131

[continues previous] That she best loved of any thing;
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Second Nun's Tale: 129

Which that y-cleped was Valerian,
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Miller's Tale: 127

The which that was y-cleped Absolon. [continues next]
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Miller's Tale: 128

Crul was his heer, and as the gold it shoon, [continues next]
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Franklin's Tale: 210

Which that y-cleped was Aurelius,
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Troilus and Criseyde 1: 654

Which that y-cleped was Oënone,
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Second Nun's Tale: 130

And day was comen of hir mariage,
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Miller's Tale: 127

[continues previous] The which that was y-cleped Absolon.
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Miller's Tale: 128

[continues previous] Crul was his heer, and as the gold it shoon,
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Clerk's Tale: 722

Arrayed was toward hir mariage [continues next]
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Clerk's Tale: 723

This fresshe mayde, ful of gemmes clere; [continues next]
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Clerk's Tale: 1071

Than was the revel of hir mariage. [continues next]
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Melibee's Tale: 13

... weren accorded that he sholde maken werre, anoon he consented to hir conseilling, and fully affermed hir sentence. Thanne dame Prudence, whan that she saugh how that hir housbonde shoop him for to wreken him on his foos, and to biginne werre, she in ful humble wyse, when she saugh hir tyme, seide him thise wordes: 'My lord,' quod she, 'I yow biseche as hertely as I dar and can, ne haste yow nat to faste, and for alle guerdons as yeveth me audience. For Piers Alfonce seith: "who-so that dooth to that other good or harm, haste thee nat to ... [continues next]
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Romaunt of the Rose: 3863

Humble of hir port, and made it simple, [continues next]
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Troilus and Criseyde 1: 433

In-to hir hond, and with ful humble chere [continues next]
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Troilus and Criseyde 1: 434

Bicome hir man, as to my lady dere.' [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 131

She, ful devout and humble in hir corage,
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Canterbury Tales Prologue: 22

To Caunterbury with ful devout corage,
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Clerk's Tale: 723

[continues previous] This fresshe mayde, ful of gemmes clere;
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Clerk's Tale: 1071

[continues previous] Than was the revel of hir mariage.
11

Clerk's Tale: 1072

[continues previous] Ful many a yeer in heigh prosperitee
11

Melibee's Tale: 13

[continues previous] ... herd that the gretteste partie of his conseil weren accorded that he sholde maken werre, anoon he consented to hir conseilling, and fully affermed hir sentence. Thanne dame Prudence, whan that she saugh how that hir housbonde shoop him for to wreken him on his foos, and to biginne werre, she in ful humble wyse, when she saugh hir tyme, seide him thise wordes: 'My lord,' quod she, 'I yow biseche as hertely as I dar and can, ne haste yow nat to faste, and for alle guerdons as yeveth me audience. For Piers Alfonce seith: "who-so that dooth to that other good or harm, haste thee nat to ...
11

Romaunt of the Rose: 257

She is ful glad in hir corage,
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Romaunt of the Rose: 258

If she see any greet linage
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Romaunt of the Rose: 423

That she ne thenketh in hir corage. [continues next]
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Romaunt of the Rose: 424

Ful lyk to hir was that image, [continues next]
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Romaunt of the Rose: 3862

[continues previous] She wende have trespaced ful gretly;
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Romaunt of the Rose: 3863

[continues previous] Humble of hir port, and made it simple,
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Troilus and Criseyde 1: 433

[continues previous] In-to hir hond, and with ful humble chere [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 132

Under hir robe of gold, that sat ful fayre,
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Romaunt of the Rose: 423

[continues previous] That she ne thenketh in hir corage.
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Romaunt of the Rose: 424

[continues previous] Ful lyk to hir was that image,
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Troilus and Criseyde 1: 433

[continues previous] In-to hir hond, and with ful humble chere
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Troilus and Criseyde 1: 434

[continues previous] Bicome hir man, as to my lady dere.'
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Second Nun's Tale: 136

'O lord, my soule and eek my body gye
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Knight's Tale: 1927

For love of yow, and for my Ielousye.
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Knight's Tale: 1928

And Iupiter so wis my soule gye,
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Second Nun's Tale: 138

And, for his love that deyde upon a tree,
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Clerk's Tale: 502

That for us deyde up-on a croys of tree.
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Second Nun's Tale: 139

Every seconde or thridde day she faste,
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Man of Law's Tale: 741

And in hir arm she lulleth it ful faste, [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 140

Ay biddinge in hir orisons ful faste.
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Man of Law's Tale: 741

[continues previous] And in hir arm she lulleth it ful faste,
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Second Nun's Tale: 141

The night cam, and to bedde moste she gon
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Merchant's Tale: 706

She feyned hir as that she moste gon [continues next]
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Franklin's Tale: 194

That was hir housbonde and hir love also. [continues next]
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Franklin's Tale: 195

But nathelees she moste a tyme abyde, [continues next]
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Troilus and Criseyde 5: 810

To gon y-tressed with hir heres clere [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 142

With hir housbonde, as ofte is the manere,
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Wife of Bath's Prologue: 744

Hath prively un-to the Grekes told [continues next]
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Wher that hir housbonde hidde him in a place, [continues next]
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Merchant's Tale: 706

[continues previous] She feyned hir as that she moste gon
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Franklin's Tale: 194

[continues previous] That was hir housbonde and hir love also.
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Legend of Hypermnestra: 112

As is of maidens ofte the manere, [continues next]
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Troilus and Criseyde 5: 809

[continues previous] And ofte tyme this was hir manere,
10

Troilus and Criseyde 5: 810

[continues previous] To gon y-tressed with hir heres clere
12

Second Nun's Tale: 143

And prively to him she seyde anon,
10

Wife of Bath's Prologue: 744

[continues previous] Hath prively un-to the Grekes told
11

Legend of Hypermnestra: 113

[continues previous] To chambre is broght with revel and with songe,
12

Troilus and Criseyde 5: 192

And seyde, 'O dere doughter myn, wel-come!' [continues next]
10

Troilus and Criseyde 5: 193

She seyde eek, she was fayn with him to mete, [continues next]
12

Second Nun's Tale: 144

'O swete and wel biloved spouse dere,
11

Knight's Tale: 571

But half so wel biloved a man as he [continues next]
12

Troilus and Criseyde 5: 191

[continues previous] And tweynty tyme he kiste his doughter swete,
12

Troilus and Criseyde 5: 192

[continues previous] And seyde, 'O dere doughter myn, wel-come!'
11

Second Nun's Tale: 145

Ther is a conseil, and ye wolde it here,
11

Knight's Tale: 571

[continues previous] But half so wel biloved a man as he
11

Knight's Tale: 572

[continues previous] Ne was ther never in court, of his degree;
11

Second Nun's Tale: 146

Which that right fain I wolde unto yow seye,
11

Melibee's Tale: 15

... a good womman? No-thing." And sir, by manye of othre resons may ye seen, that manye wommen been goode, and hir conseils goode and profitable. And therfore sir, if ye wol triste to my conseil, I shal restore yow your doghter hool and sound. And eek I wol do to yow so muche, that ye shul have honour in this cause.' [continues next]
11

Melibee's Tale: 42

... and the sonner broken she is." Trusteth nat in hir, for she nis nat stidefast ne stable; for whan thow trowest to be most seur or siker of hir help, she wol faille thee and deceyve thee. And wher-as ye seyn that fortune hath norissed yow fro your childhede, I seye, that in so muchel shul ye the lasse truste in hir and in hir wit. For Senek seith: "what man that is norissed by fortune, she maketh him a greet fool." Now thanne, sin ye desyre and axe vengeance, and the vengeance that is doon after the lawe and bifore ... [continues next]
13

Second Nun's Tale: 147

So that ye swere ye shul me nat biwreye.'
12

Knight's Tale: 963

And ye shul bothe anon un-to me swere,
12

Knight's Tale: 964

That never-mo ye shul my contree dere,
10

Wife of Bath's Tale: 118

'Biwreye me nat, thou water, with thy soun,' [continues next]
13

Clerk's Tale: 113

And forthermore, this shal ye swere, that ye
13

Clerk's Tale: 114

Agayn my choys shul neither grucche ne stryve;
11

Merchant's Tale: 317

To han his wyf allone, trusteth me.
11

Merchant's Tale: 318

Ye shul nat plese hir fully yeres three,
12

Merchant's Tale: 1030

And wepe, and swere, and chyde subtilly,
12

Merchant's Tale: 1031

So that ye men shul been as lewed as gees.
11

Melibee's Tale: 15

[continues previous] ... good womman? No-thing." And sir, by manye of othre resons may ye seen, that manye wommen been goode, and hir conseils goode and profitable. And therfore sir, if ye wol triste to my conseil, I shal restore yow your doghter hool and sound. And eek I wol do to yow so muche, that ye shul have honour in this cause.'
11

Melibee's Tale: 42

[continues previous] ... the sonner broken she is." Trusteth nat in hir, for she nis nat stidefast ne stable; for whan thow trowest to be most seur or siker of hir help, she wol faille thee and deceyve thee. And wher-as ye seyn that fortune hath norissed yow fro your childhede, I seye, that in so muchel shul ye the lasse truste in hir and in hir wit. For Senek seith: "what man that is norissed by fortune, she maketh him a greet fool." Now thanne, sin ye desyre and axe vengeance, and the vengeance that is doon after the lawe and bifore the Iuge ne lyketh yow nat, ...
10

Second Nun's Tale: 170

'If that yow list, the angel shul ye see,
10

Second Nun's Tale: 171

So that ye trowe on Crist and yow baptyse.
12

Second Nun's Tale: 182

Thanne shul ye see that angel, er ye twinne.' [continues next]
12

Second Nun's Tale: 148

Valerian gan faste unto hir swere,
10

Wife of Bath's Tale: 117

[continues previous] She leyde hir mouth un-to the water doun:
12

Second Nun's Tale: 183

[continues previous] Valerian is to the place y-gon,
10

Second Nun's Tale: 223

He yaf that oon, and after gan he take [continues next]
10

Second Nun's Tale: 224

That other to Valerian, hir make. [continues next]
10

Second Nun's Tale: 149

That for no cas, ne thing that mighte be,
10

Second Nun's Tale: 224

[continues previous] That other to Valerian, hir make.
10

Romaunt of the Rose: 522

That by no weye ne mighte it be;
10

Romaunt of the Rose: 523

That ther nas laddre or wey to passe,
11

Second Nun's Tale: 151

And thanne at erst to him thus seyde she,
11

Sir Thopas' Prologue: 4

And than at erst he loked up-on me,
11

Sir Thopas' Prologue: 5

And seyde thus, 'what man artow?' quod he;
10

Consolatione Philosophie 3 Prose 11: 16

is ful and absolut? But thanne at erst ben they verray good,
10

Consolatione Philosophie 3 Prose 12: 138

Thanne seyde she thus: 'I ne scorne thee nat, ne pleye, ne [continues next]
11

Consolatione Philosophie 4 Prose 3: 24

yeveth him his mede, thanne at erst shal he failen of mede whan
10

Troilus and Criseyde 3: 124

'Now thanne thus,' quod she, 'I wolde him preye [continues next]
10

Troilus and Criseyde 3: 125

To telle me the fyn of his entente; [continues next]
11

Troilus and Criseyde 5: 952

And thus to him she seyde, as ye may here:
10

Second Nun's Tale: 152

'I have an angel which that loveth me,
10

Consolatione Philosophie 3 Prose 12: 138

[continues previous] Thanne seyde she thus: 'I ne scorne thee nat, ne pleye, ne
10

Troilus and Criseyde 3: 124

[continues previous] 'Now thanne thus,' quod she, 'I wolde him preye
12

Second Nun's Tale: 153

That with greet love, wher-so I wake or slepe,
12

Clerk's Tale: 62

For though we slepe or wake, or rome, or ryde, [continues next]
11

Romaunt of the Rose: 2730

Whether so it be they slepe or wake.
11

Romaunt of the Rose: 4313

Whether that he slepe or wake; [continues next]
12

Second Nun's Tale: 154

Is redy ay my body for to kepe.
12

Summoner's Tale: 138

The body is ay so redy and penyble [continues next]
12

Summoner's Tale: 139

To wake, that my stomak is destroyed. [continues next]
10

Clerk's Tale: 62

[continues previous] For though we slepe or wake, or rome, or ryde,
12

Clerk's Tale: 63

[continues previous] Ay fleeth the tyme, it nil no man abyde.
10

Romaunt of the Rose: 4314

[continues previous] For of his roses may noon be take.
12

Second Nun's Tale: 155

And if that he may felen, out of drede,
12

Summoner's Tale: 138

[continues previous] The body is ay so redy and penyble
13

Second Nun's Tale: 156

That ye me touche or love in vileinye,
13

Second Nun's Tale: 169

Cecile answerde anon right in this wyse, [continues next]
14

Second Nun's Tale: 157

He right anon wol slee yow with the dede,
10

Canterbury Tales Prologue: 663

For curs wol slee, right as assoilling saveth —
14

Second Nun's Tale: 168

[continues previous] Right with this swerd than wol I slee yow bothe.'
14

Second Nun's Tale: 169

[continues previous] Cecile answerde anon right in this wyse,
10

Troilus and Criseyde 3: 1301

For love of god, lat slee me with the dede,
10

Second Nun's Tale: 159

And if that ye in clene love me gye,
10

Pardoner's Tale: 586

Yow that wol offre, as clene and eek as cleer [continues next]
10

Second Nun's Tale: 160

He wol yow loven as me, for your clennesse,
10

Pardoner's Tale: 586

[continues previous] Yow that wol offre, as clene and eek as cleer
10

Second Nun's Tale: 161

And shewen yow his Ioye and his brightnesse.'
10

Troilus and Criseyde 5: 608

As wolde blisful god now, for his Ioye, [continues next]
10

Second Nun's Tale: 162

Valerian, corrected as god wolde,
10

Troilus and Criseyde 5: 608

[continues previous] As wolde blisful god now, for his Ioye,
10

Second Nun's Tale: 163

Answerde agayn, 'if I shal trusten thee,
10

Canterbury Tales Prologue: 833

Lat se now who shal telle the firste tale. [continues next]
10

Second Nun's Tale: 164

Lat me that angel se, and him biholde;
10

Canterbury Tales Prologue: 832

[continues previous] If even-song and morwe-song acorde,
10

Canterbury Tales Prologue: 833

[continues previous] Lat se now who shal telle the firste tale.
12

Second Nun's Tale: 166

Than wol I doon as thou hast preyed me;
11

Miller's Tale: 381

And whan thou thus hast doon as I have seyd, [continues next]
12

Parlement of Foules: 625

Who loveth hir best, as seide the tercelet,
12

Parlement of Foules: 626

Than wol I doon hir this favour, that she
10

Second Nun's Tale: 167

And if thou love another man, for sothe
10

Miller's Tale: 381

[continues previous] And whan thou thus hast doon as I have seyd,
14

Second Nun's Tale: 168

Right with this swerd than wol I slee yow bothe.'
11

Wife of Bath's Tale: 384

For, by my trouthe, I wol be to yow bothe,
11

Wife of Bath's Tale: 385

This is to seyn, ye, bothe fair and good.
14

Second Nun's Tale: 157

He right anon wol slee yow with the dede, [continues next]
12

Legend of Thisbe: 129

This o night wol us lovers bothe slee!
12

Legend of Thisbe: 130

How sholde I axen mercy of Tisbe
14

Second Nun's Tale: 169

Cecile answerde anon right in this wyse,
10

Knight's Tale: 1391

Your vertu is so greet in hevene above, [continues next]
12

Merchant's Tale: 276

Right in this wyse to Placebo answerde:
12

Merchant's Tale: 412

Answerde anon, right in his Iaperye; [continues next]
13

Second Nun's Tale: 156

[continues previous] That ye me touche or love in vileinye,
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Second Nun's Tale: 157

[continues previous] He right anon wol slee yow with the dede,
12

Second Nun's Tale: 296

'Made me thy brotheres wyf, right in that wyse [continues next]
12

Second Nun's Tale: 297

Anon for myn allye heer take I thee, [continues next]
12

Troilus and Criseyde 4: 1527

Criseyde, with a syk, right in this wyse
12

Troilus and Criseyde 4: 1528

Answerde, 'y-wis, my dere herte trewe,
14

Second Nun's Tale: 170

'If that yow list, the angel shul ye see,
10

Knight's Tale: 1392

[continues previous] That, if yow list, I shal wel have my love,
11

Merchant's Tale: 411

[continues previous] Iustinus, which that hated his folye,
13

Franklin's Prologue: 56

But if yow list, my tale shul ye here.
10

Shipman's Tale: 189

If that yow list to doon that I yow praye.
10

Second Nun's Tale: 147

So that ye swere ye shul me nat biwreye.' [continues next]
14

Second Nun's Tale: 181

And whan that he hath purged yow fro sinne, [continues next]
14

Second Nun's Tale: 182

Thanne shul ye see that angel, er ye twinne.' [continues next]
12

Second Nun's Tale: 296

[continues previous] 'Made me thy brotheres wyf, right in that wyse
11

Canon's Yeoman's Tale: 807

Sir, at o word, if that thee list it have,
11

Canon's Yeoman's Tale: 808

Ye shul paye fourty pound, so god me save!
10

Parson's Prologue: 37

For which I seye, if that yow list to here
10

Troilus and Criseyde 4: 1633

If that yow list don ought for my preyere,
14

Second Nun's Tale: 171

So that ye trowe on Crist and yow baptyse.
11

Knight's Tale: 1700

God spede yow; goth forth, and ley on faste. [continues next]
10

Second Nun's Tale: 147

[continues previous] So that ye swere ye shul me nat biwreye.'
14

Second Nun's Tale: 182

[continues previous] Thanne shul ye see that angel, er ye twinne.'
11

Second Nun's Tale: 172

Goth forth to Via Apia,' quod she,
11

Knight's Tale: 1700

[continues previous] God spede yow; goth forth, and ley on faste.
10

Second Nun's Tale: 173

'That fro this toun ne stant but myles three,
10

Troilus and Criseyde 4: 1386

Whyl that this toun stant thus in Iupartye.
10

Troilus and Criseyde 4: 1387

And that shal been an huge quantitee,
15+

Second Nun's Tale: 175

Sey hem right thus, as that I shal yow telle.
12

Man of Law's Tale: 812

In point to spille, as I shal telle yow sone. [continues next]
11

Merchant's Tale: 925

Beth to me trewe, and I shal telle yow why. [continues next]
12

Pardoner's Tale: 129

By god, I hope I shal yow telle a thing [continues next]
12

Pardoner's Tale: 130

That shal, by resoun, been at your lyking. [continues next]
14

Shipman's Prologue: 23

My Ioly body shal a tale telle, [continues next]
14

Shipman's Prologue: 24

And I shal clinken yow so mery a belle, [continues next]
11

Shipman's Tale: 169

Save un-to yow thus muche I tellen shal;
11

Shipman's Tale: 170

As help me god, he is noght worth at al
12

Melibee's Prologue: 24

Of sondry folk, as I shal yow devyse.
12

Melibee's Prologue: 25

As thus; ye woot that every evangelist,
14

Nun's Priest's Tale: 604

Com doun, and I shal telle yow what I mente. [continues next]
14

Nun's Priest's Tale: 605

I shal seye sooth to yow, god help me so.' [continues next]
10

Second Nun's Tale: 176

Telle hem that I, Cecile, yow to hem sente, [continues next]
12

Hous of Fame 1: 150

As I shal telle yow echoon. [continues next]
12

Hous of Fame 1: 151

First saw I the destruccioun [continues next]
11

Hous of Fame 3: 702

As I shal telle thee right now; [continues next]
11

Book of the Duchesse: 271

Right thus as I have told hit yow,
11

Book of the Duchesse: 272

That sodeynly, I niste how,
14

Book of the Duchesse: 710

And whan I herde him telle this tale [continues next]
14

Book of the Duchesse: 711

Thus pitously, as I yow telle, [continues next]
11

Book of the Duchesse: 712

Unnethe mighte I lenger dwelle, [continues next]
14

Book of the Duchesse: 1321

Right thus me mette, as I yow telle, [continues next]
14

Book of the Duchesse: 1322

That in the castel was a belle, [continues next]
11

Parlement of Foules: 30

Entitled was al thus, as I shal telle, [continues next]
10

Romaunt of the Rose: 7118

(I scorne nat that I yow telle)[continues next]
10

Romaunt of the Rose: 7119

Right so, withouten any gyle, [continues next]
10

Troilus and Criseyde 1: 397

Seyde in his song; lo! every word right thus
10

Troilus and Criseyde 1: 398

As I shal seyn; and who-so list it here,
11

Troilus and Criseyde 2: 506

And seyde, 'by my trouthe, I shal yow telle. [continues next]
12

Troilus and Criseyde 3: 203

This thing shal be right as I yow devyse.'
12

Troilus and Criseyde 3: 204

With that Eleyne and also Deiphebus
15+

Troilus and Criseyde 3: 511

That it befel right as I shal yow telle, [continues next]
15+

Troilus and Criseyde 3: 512

That Pandarus, that ever dide his might [continues next]
12

Troilus and Criseyde 3: 1290

Sin god hath wrought me for I shal yow serve,
12

Troilus and Criseyde 3: 1291

As thus I mene, that ye wol be my stere,
10

Troilus and Criseyde 3: 1383

But it shal falle hem as I shal yow rede; [continues next]
10

Troilus and Criseyde 4: 238

In his woodnesse, as I shal yow devyse.
10

Troilus and Criseyde 4: 239

Right as the wilde bole biginneth springe
11

Troilus and Criseyde 4: 686

They sette hem doun, and seyde as I shal telle. [continues next]
11

Troilus and Criseyde 4: 735

And thus she wroughte, as I shal yow devyse.
12

Troilus and Criseyde 4: 1127

And how they wroughte, I shal yow telle sone. [continues next]
12

Troilus and Criseyde 4: 1128

Soth is, that whan they gonne first to mete, [continues next]
10

Troilus and Criseyde 4: 1502

And doth somwhat, as that I shal yow seye,
11

Troilus and Criseyde 5: 847

But what he mente, I shal yow telle sone. [continues next]
15+

Second Nun's Tale: 176

Telle hem that I, Cecile, yow to hem sente,
12

Man of Law's Tale: 812

[continues previous] In point to spille, as I shal telle yow sone.
11

Merchant's Tale: 925

[continues previous] Beth to me trewe, and I shal telle yow why.
12

Pardoner's Tale: 129

[continues previous] By god, I hope I shal yow telle a thing
12

Pardoner's Tale: 130

[continues previous] That shal, by resoun, been at your lyking.
14

Shipman's Prologue: 23

[continues previous] My Ioly body shal a tale telle,
13

Shipman's Prologue: 24

[continues previous] And I shal clinken yow so mery a belle,
14

Nun's Priest's Tale: 604

[continues previous] Com doun, and I shal telle yow what I mente.
14

Nun's Priest's Tale: 605

[continues previous] I shal seye sooth to yow, god help me so.'
10

Second Nun's Tale: 175

[continues previous] Sey hem right thus, as that I shal yow telle.
10

Second Nun's Tale: 176

[continues previous] Telle hem that I, Cecile, yow to hem sente,
12

Hous of Fame 1: 150

[continues previous] As I shal telle yow echoon.
11

Hous of Fame 1: 151

[continues previous] First saw I the destruccioun
11

Hous of Fame 3: 702

[continues previous] As I shal telle thee right now;
14

Book of the Duchesse: 710

[continues previous] And whan I herde him telle this tale
14

Book of the Duchesse: 711

[continues previous] Thus pitously, as I yow telle,
14

Book of the Duchesse: 1321

[continues previous] Right thus me mette, as I yow telle,
11

Parlement of Foules: 30

[continues previous] Entitled was al thus, as I shal telle,
10

Romaunt of the Rose: 7118

[continues previous] (I scorne nat that I yow telle)
11

Troilus and Criseyde 2: 506

[continues previous] And seyde, 'by my trouthe, I shal yow telle.
15+

Troilus and Criseyde 3: 511

[continues previous] That it befel right as I shal yow telle,
13

Troilus and Criseyde 3: 512

[continues previous] That Pandarus, that ever dide his might
10

Troilus and Criseyde 3: 1383

[continues previous] But it shal falle hem as I shal yow rede;
11

Troilus and Criseyde 4: 686

[continues previous] They sette hem doun, and seyde as I shal telle.
12

Troilus and Criseyde 4: 1127

[continues previous] And how they wroughte, I shal yow telle sone.
11

Troilus and Criseyde 4: 1128

[continues previous] Soth is, that whan they gonne first to mete,
11

Troilus and Criseyde 5: 847

[continues previous] But what he mente, I shal yow telle sone.
12

Second Nun's Tale: 180

Telle him the wordes whiche I to yow tolde;
12

Knight's Tale: 201

Of whiche I tolde yow, and tellen shal) [continues next]
11

Wife of Bath's Prologue: 136

That hath swich harneys as I to yow tolde, [continues next]
11

Squire's Tale: 657

The kinges sone, of whiche I yow tolde.
11

Squire's Tale: 658

But hennes-forth I wol my proces holde
10

Hous of Fame 3: 337

Of whiche I wol yow telle fonde,
10

Hous of Fame 3: 338

Upon the piler saugh I stonde.
10

Legend of Philomela: 145

And took hit her, and al the maner tolde. [continues next]
14

Second Nun's Tale: 181

And whan that he hath purged yow fro sinne,
12

Knight's Tale: 201

[continues previous] Of whiche I tolde yow, and tellen shal)
11

Wife of Bath's Prologue: 136

[continues previous] That hath swich harneys as I to yow tolde,
12

Melibee's Tale: 17

... him for evermore. Seint Iame eek seith: "if any of yow have nede of sapience, axe it of god." And afterward thanne shul ye taken conseil in your-self, and examine wel your thoghtes, of swich thing as yow thinketh that is best for your profit. And thanne shul ye dryve fro your herte three thinges that been contrariouse to good conseil, that is to seyn, ire, coveitise, and hastifnesse. [continues next]
14

Melibee's Tale: 31

... that been approved and y-knowe; and of hem shul ye axen help your persone for to kepe. For Catoun seith: "if thou hast nede of help, axe it of thy freendes; for ther nis noon so good a phisicien as thy trewe freend." And after this, thanne shul ye kepe yow fro alle straunge folk, and fro lyeres, and have alwey in suspect hir companye. For Piers Alfonce seith: "ne tak no companye by the weye of a straunge man, but-if so be that thou have knowe him of a lenger tyme. And if so be that he falle in-to thy companye paraventure withouten thyn assent, enquere thanne, as subtilly as thou mayst, of his conversacioun and of his lyf bifore, and feyne thy wey; seye that thou goost thider as thou wolt nat go; and if he bereth a spere, hold thee on the right syde, and if he bere a swerd, hold thee on the lift syde." And after this, thanne shul ye kepe yow wysely from alle swich manere peple as I have seyd bifore, and hem and hir conseil eschewe. And after this, thanne shul ye kepe yow in swich manere, that for any presumpcioun of your strengthe, that ye ne dispyse nat ne acounte nat the might of your adversarie so litel, that ye lete the keping of your persone for your presumpcioun; for every wys man dredeth his enemy. And Salomon seith: "weleful is he that ... [continues next]
14

Second Nun's Tale: 170

'If that yow list, the angel shul ye see, [continues next]
12

Canon's Yeoman's Tale: 417

That shul ye knowe, er that I fro yow wende, [continues next]
10

Legend of Philomela: 146

[continues previous] And, whan that Progne hath this thing beholde,
14

Second Nun's Tale: 182

Thanne shul ye see that angel, er ye twinne.'
12

Melibee's Tale: 17

[continues previous] ... thy conseils been in him for evermore. Seint Iame eek seith: "if any of yow have nede of sapience, axe it of god." And afterward thanne shul ye taken conseil in your-self, and examine wel your thoghtes, of swich thing as yow thinketh that is best for your profit. And thanne shul ye dryve fro your herte three thinges that been contrariouse to good conseil, that is to seyn, ire, coveitise, and hastifnesse.
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Melibee's Tale: 31

[continues previous] ... to your trewe freendes that been approved and y-knowe; and of hem shul ye axen help your persone for to kepe. For Catoun seith: "if thou hast nede of help, axe it of thy freendes; for ther nis noon so good a phisicien as thy trewe freend." And after this, thanne shul ye kepe yow fro alle straunge folk, and fro lyeres, and have alwey in suspect hir companye. For Piers Alfonce seith: "ne tak no companye by the weye of a straunge man, but-if so be that thou have knowe him of a lenger tyme. And if so be that he falle in-to thy companye paraventure withouten thyn assent, enquere thanne, as subtilly as thou mayst, of his conversacioun and of his lyf bifore, and feyne thy wey; seye that thou goost thider as thou wolt nat go; and if he bereth a spere, hold thee on the right syde, and if he bere a swerd, hold thee on the lift syde." And after this, thanne shul ye kepe yow wysely from alle swich manere peple as I have seyd bifore, and hem and hir conseil eschewe. And after this, thanne shul ye kepe yow in swich manere, that for any presumpcioun of your strengthe, that ye ne dispyse nat ne acounte nat the might of your adversarie so litel, that ye lete the keping of your persone for your presumpcioun; for every wys man dredeth his enemy. And Salomon seith: "weleful is he that of alle hath drede; ...
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Second Nun's Tale: 147

So that ye swere ye shul me nat biwreye.' [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 170

[continues previous] 'If that yow list, the angel shul ye see,
14

Second Nun's Tale: 171

[continues previous] So that ye trowe on Crist and yow baptyse.
12

Canon's Yeoman's Tale: 417

[continues previous] That shul ye knowe, er that I fro yow wende,
13

Canon's Yeoman's Tale: 658

Ful of water, and ye shul see wel thanne
13

Canon's Yeoman's Tale: 659

How that our bisinesse shal thryve and preve.
12

Second Nun's Tale: 183

Valerian is to the place y-gon,
12

Second Nun's Tale: 148

[continues previous] Valerian gan faste unto hir swere,
13

Second Nun's Tale: 187

And he anon, with-outen taryinge,
11

Canterbury Tales Prologue: 823

With-outen any lenger taryinge. [continues next]
10

Knight's Tale: 1404

His sacrifice he dide, and that anon [continues next]
13

Melibee's Tale: 70

And thanne dame Prudence, with-outen delay or taryinge, sente anon hir messages for hir kin, and for hir olde freendes whiche that were trewe and wyse, and tolde hem by ordre, in the presence of Melibee, al this matere as it is aboven expressed and declared; and preyden hem that they wolde yeven hir avys and conseil, what best were ...
10

Legend of Hypsipyle and Medea: 118

Ful cunningly thise lordes two he grette, [continues next]
10

Legend of Hypsipyle and Medea: 119

And dide his message, axing hem anoon [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 188

Dide his message; and whan that he it tolde,
11

Canterbury Tales Prologue: 824

[continues previous] A-morwe, whan that day bigan to springe,
10

Knight's Tale: 1404

[continues previous] His sacrifice he dide, and that anon
10

Clerk's Tale: 558

And whan that folk it to his fader tolde,
11

Legend of Hypsipyle and Medea: 118

[continues previous] Ful cunningly thise lordes two he grette,
11

Legend of Hypsipyle and Medea: 119

[continues previous] And dide his message, axing hem anoon
12

Second Nun's Tale: 189

Urban for Ioye his hondes gan up holde.
12

Troilus and Criseyde 2: 649

Cryseyda gan al his chere aspyen, [continues next]
13

Second Nun's Tale: 190

The teres from his yën leet he falle —
10

Friar's Tale: 263

'Heyt, now!' quod he, 'ther Iesu Crist yow blesse, [continues next]
13

Monk's Tale: 440

Therwith the teres fillen from his yën.
13

Monk's Tale: 441

His yonge sone, that three yeer was of age,
12

Troilus and Criseyde 2: 648

[continues previous] How sobreliche he caste doun his yën.
12

Troilus and Criseyde 2: 649

[continues previous] Cryseyda gan al his chere aspyen,
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Troilus and Criseyde 2: 650

[continues previous] And leet so softe it in hir herte sinke,
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Second Nun's Tale: 191

'Almighty lord, o Iesu Crist,' quod he,
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Friar's Tale: 263

[continues previous] 'Heyt, now!' quod he, 'ther Iesu Crist yow blesse,
12

Friar's Tale: 292

'Now, lord,' quod she, 'Crist Iesu, king of kinges, [continues next]
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Melibee's Tale: 15

... him-self." And sir, that ther hath been many a good womman, may lightly be preved. For certes, sir, our lord Iesu Crist wolde never have descended to be born of a womman, if alle wommen hadden ben wikke. And after that, for the grete bountee that is in wommen, our lord Iesu Crist, whan he was risen fro deeth to lyve, appeered rather to a womman than to his apostles. And though that Salomon seith, that "he ne fond never womman good," it folweth nat therfore that alle wommen ben wikke. For though that he ne fond no good womman, certes, ful many another man ...
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Parson's Tale: 10

... that I do, evere semeth me that the trompe sowneth in myn ere: riseth up, ye that been dede, and cometh to the Iugement.' O gode god, muchel oghte a man to drede swich a Iugement, 'ther-as we shullen been alle,' as seint Poul seith, 'biforn the sete of oure lord Iesu Crist'; wher-as he shal make a general congregacion, wher-as no man may been absent. For certes, there availleth noon essoyne ne excusacion. And nat only that oure defautes shullen be iuged, but eek that alle oure werkes shullen openly be knowe. And as seith Seint Bernard: 'ther ne shal no pledinge availle, ne ... [continues next]
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Parson's Tale: 76

... olde lawe of god, they sholde be slayn. But nathelees, by the lawe of Iesu Crist, that is lawe of pitee, whan he seyde to the womman that was founden in avoutrie, and sholde han been slayn with stones, after the wil of the Iewes, as was hir lawe: 'Go,' quod Iesu Crist, 'and have na-more wil to sinne'; or, 'wille na-more to do sinne.' Soothly, the vengeaunce of avoutrie is awarded to the peynes of helle, but-if so be that it be destourbed by penitence. Yet been ther mo speces of this cursed sinne; as whan that oon of hem is religious, ...
12

Second Nun's Tale: 192

'Sower of chast conseil, herde of us alle,
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Friar's Tale: 291

[continues previous] Tanswere to the court of certeyn thinges.'
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Friar's Tale: 292

[continues previous] 'Now, lord,' quod she, 'Crist Iesu, king of kinges,
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Parson's Tale: 10

[continues previous] ... or what-so that I do, evere semeth me that the trompe sowneth in myn ere: riseth up, ye that been dede, and cometh to the Iugement.' O gode god, muchel oghte a man to drede swich a Iugement, 'ther-as we shullen been alle,' as seint Poul seith, 'biforn the sete of oure lord Iesu Crist'; wher-as he shal make a general congregacion, wher-as no man may been absent. For certes, there availleth noon essoyne ne excusacion. And nat only that oure defautes shullen be iuged, but eek that alle oure werkes shullen openly be knowe. And as seith Seint Bernard: 'ther ...
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Second Nun's Tale: 197

For thilke spouse, that she took but now
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Monk's Prologue: 29

I woot wel she wol do me slee som day [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 198

Ful lyk a fiers leoun, she sendeth here,
13

Knight's Tale: 740

As fiers as leoun, pulled out a swerd, [continues next]
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Monk's Prologue: 28

[continues previous] Be lyk a wilde leoun fool-hardy.
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Monk's Prologue: 29

[continues previous] I woot wel she wol do me slee som day
13

Second Nun's Tale: 199

As meke as ever was any lamb, to yow!'
13

Knight's Tale: 740

[continues previous] As fiers as leoun, pulled out a swerd,
10

Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 334

That ben as trewe as ever was any steel.
11

Book of the Duchesse: 1312

They gan to strake forth; al was doon, [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 200

And with that worde, anon ther gan appere
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Knight's Tale: 1488

And ther-with-al Diane gan appere, [continues next]
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Knight's Tale: 1489

With bowe in hond, right as an hunteresse, [continues next]
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Book of the Duchesse: 1311

[continues previous] And with that worde, right anoon,
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Book of the Duchesse: 1312

[continues previous] They gan to strake forth; al was doon,
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Second Nun's Tale: 201

An old man, clad in whyte clothes clere,
11

Knight's Tale: 1489

[continues previous] With bowe in hond, right as an hunteresse,
11

Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 229

With the whyte coroun, clad in grene;
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 303

With the whyte coroun, clad in grene;
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Romaunt of the Rose: 917

That doun were comen fro hevene clere. [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 202

That hadde a book with lettre of golde in honde,
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Romaunt of the Rose: 918

[continues previous] Love hadde with him a bachelere,
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Romaunt of the Rose: 919

That he made alweyes with him be;
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Romaunt of the Rose: 4092

And hente a burdoun in his honde. [continues next]
12

Second Nun's Tale: 203

And gan biforn Valerian to stonde.
12

Romaunt of the Rose: 4091

[continues previous] Than Daunger on his feet gan stonde,
12

Romaunt of the Rose: 4092

[continues previous] And hente a burdoun in his honde.
12

Second Nun's Tale: 204

Valerian as deed fil doun for drede
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Troilus and Criseyde 4: 1698

That passen every torment doun in helle. [continues next]
12

Troilus and Criseyde 4: 1699

For whan he saugh that she ne mighte dwelle, [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 205

Whan he him saugh, and he up hente him tho,
13

Wife of Bath's Prologue: 816

And made him brenne his book anon right tho. [continues next]
12

Troilus and Criseyde 4: 1699

[continues previous] For whan he saugh that she ne mighte dwelle,
12

Troilus and Criseyde 5: 1633

Whan he it saugh, and sorwefully he sighte;
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Troilus and Criseyde 5: 1634

Him thoughte it lyk a kalendes of chaunge;
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Second Nun's Tale: 206

And on his book right thus he gan to rede —
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Wife of Bath's Prologue: 816

[continues previous] And made him brenne his book anon right tho.
13

Wife of Bath's Prologue: 817

[continues previous] And whan that I hadde geten un-to me,
11

Troilus and Criseyde 2: 522

Right thus to Love he gan him for to pleyne;
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Second Nun's Tale: 207

'Oo Lord, oo feith, oo god with-outen mo,
12

Second Nun's Tale: 207

'Oo Lord, oo feith, oo god with-outen mo, [continues next]
12

Second Nun's Tale: 208

Oo Cristendom, and fader of alle also, [continues next]
13

Consolatione Philosophie 1 Prose 5: 14

Athenes; but oo lord and oo king, and that is god, that is lord of [continues next]
10

Consolatione Philosophie 3 Prose 9: 147

of alle goodes; for with-outen him nis ther no-thing founden [continues next]
12

Second Nun's Tale: 208

Oo Cristendom, and fader of alle also,
12

Second Nun's Tale: 207

[continues previous] 'Oo Lord, oo feith, oo god with-outen mo,
11

Parson's Tale: 80

... array but only for veyne glorie, to been honoured the more biforn the peple. It is a greet folye, a womman to have a fair array outward and in hir-self be foul inward. A wyf sholde eek be mesurable in lokinge and in beringe and in laughinge, and discreet in alle hir wordes and hir dedes. And aboven alle worldly thing she sholde loven hir housbonde with al hir herte, and to him be trewe of hir body so sholde an housbonde eek be to his wyf. For sith that al the body is the housbondes, so sholde hir herte been, or elles ther is bitwixe hem two, as ... [continues next]
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Consolatione Philosophie 1 Prose 5: 14

[continues previous] Athenes; but oo lord and oo king, and that is god, that is lord of
10

Consolatione Philosophie 3 Prose 9: 146

[continues previous] 'Certes,' quod I, 'I deme that we shollen clepen the fader
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Consolatione Philosophie 3 Prose 9: 147

[continues previous] of alle goodes; for with-outen him nis ther no-thing founden
10

Troilus and Criseyde 4: 1478

And over al this, your fader shal despyse [continues next]
10

Troilus and Criseyde 4: 1479

Us alle, and seyn this citee nis but lorn; [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 209

Aboven alle and over al everywhere' —
10

Knight's Tale: 926

And spak thise same wordes al on highte: — [continues next]
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Parson's Tale: 80

[continues previous] ... array but only for veyne glorie, to been honoured the more biforn the peple. It is a greet folye, a womman to have a fair array outward and in hir-self be foul inward. A wyf sholde eek be mesurable in lokinge and in beringe and in laughinge, and discreet in alle hir wordes and hir dedes. And aboven alle worldly thing she sholde loven hir housbonde with al hir herte, and to him be trewe of hir body so sholde an housbonde eek be to his wyf. For sith that al the body is the housbondes, so sholde hir herte been, or elles ther is bitwixe hem two, as ... [continues next]
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Troilus and Criseyde 4: 1478

[continues previous] And over al this, your fader shal despyse
10

Troilus and Criseyde 4: 1479

[continues previous] Us alle, and seyn this citee nis but lorn;
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Second Nun's Tale: 210

Thise wordes al with gold y-writen were.
10

Knight's Tale: 925

[continues previous] He gan to loken up with eyen lighte,
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Knight's Tale: 926

[continues previous] And spak thise same wordes al on highte: —
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Man of Law's Tale: 93

Which that men clepe the heven, y-writen was [continues next]
10

Man of Law's Tale: 94

With sterres, whan that he his birthe took, [continues next]
10

Parson's Tale: 80

[continues previous] ... only for veyne glorie, to been honoured the more biforn the peple. It is a greet folye, a womman to have a fair array outward and in hir-self be foul inward. A wyf sholde eek be mesurable in lokinge and in beringe and in laughinge, and discreet in alle hir wordes and hir dedes. And aboven alle worldly thing she sholde loven hir housbonde with al hir herte, and to him be trewe of hir body so sholde an housbonde eek be to his wyf. For sith that al the body is the housbondes, so sholde hir herte been, or elles ...
13

Parlement of Foules: 141

Thise vers of gold and blak y-writen were,
14

Second Nun's Tale: 211

Whan this was rad, than seyde this olde man,
10

Man of Law's Tale: 93

[continues previous] Which that men clepe the heven, y-writen was
10

Man of Law's Tale: 94

[continues previous] With sterres, whan that he his birthe took,
14

Clerk's Tale: 246

He by the hond than took this olde man, [continues next]
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Clerk's Tale: 247

And seyde thus, whan he him hadde asyde, [continues next]
11

Pardoner's Tale: 439

And yow amende!' — thus seyde this olde man.
12

Second Nun's Tale: 212

'Levestow this thing or no? sey ye or nay.'
12

Clerk's Tale: 246

[continues previous] He by the hond than took this olde man,
12

Second Nun's Tale: 213

'I leve al this thing,' quod Valerian,
11

Consolatione Philosophie 3 Prose 9: 102

'I graunte wel,' quod I; 'ne no sother thing ne may ben [continues next]
12

Troilus and Criseyde 3: 330

But now to purpos; leve brother dere,
12

Troilus and Criseyde 3: 331

Have al this thing that I have seyd in minde,
12

Second Nun's Tale: 214

'For sother thing than this, I dar wel say,
11

Consolatione Philosophie 3 Prose 9: 102

[continues previous] 'I graunte wel,' quod I; 'ne no sother thing ne may ben
11

Romaunt of the Rose: 1909

With other foure, I dar wel say,
10

Troilus and Criseyde 5: 1296

And see now why; for this I dar wel seyn,
12

Troilus and Criseyde 5: 1845

For he nil falsen no wight, dar I seye, [continues next]
12

Second Nun's Tale: 215

Under the hevene no wight thinke may.'
12

Troilus and Criseyde 5: 1844

[continues previous] First starf, and roos, and sit in hevene a-bove;
12

Troilus and Criseyde 5: 1845

[continues previous] For he nil falsen no wight, dar I seye,
13

Second Nun's Tale: 216

Tho vanisshed the olde man, he niste where,
13

Wife of Bath's Tale: 140

Vanisshed was this daunce, he niste where.
10

Second Nun's Tale: 350

With Valerian to pope Urban he wente, [continues next]
14

Second Nun's Tale: 217

And pope Urban him cristened right there.
14

Second Nun's Tale: 305

I wol thee lede unto the pope Urban.' [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 306

'Til Urban? brother myn Valerian,' [continues next]
14

Second Nun's Tale: 350

[continues previous] With Valerian to pope Urban he wente, [continues next]
10

Second Nun's Tale: 351

[continues previous] That thanked god; and with glad herte and light [continues next]
10

Second Nun's Tale: 541

And to the pope Urban bitook hem tho,
14

Second Nun's Tale: 218

Valerian goth hoom, and fint Cecilie
14

Second Nun's Tale: 306

[continues previous] 'Til Urban? brother myn Valerian,'
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Second Nun's Tale: 350

[continues previous] With Valerian to pope Urban he wente,
10

Second Nun's Tale: 223

He yaf that oon, and after gan he take
10

Second Nun's Tale: 148

Valerian gan faste unto hir swere, [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 224

That other to Valerian, hir make.
10

Physician's Tale: 138

As for to make hir with hir body sinne. [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 148

[continues previous] Valerian gan faste unto hir swere,
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Second Nun's Tale: 149

[continues previous] That for no cas, ne thing that mighte be,
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Second Nun's Tale: 225

'With body clene and with unwemmed thoght
10

Physician's Tale: 138

[continues previous] As for to make hir with hir body sinne.
10

Second Nun's Tale: 226

Kepeth ay wel thise corones,' quod he;
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Nun's Priest's Tale: 600

I have to yow,' quod he, 'y-doon trespas, [continues next]
11

Second Nun's Tale: 227

'Fro Paradys to yow have I hem broght,
11

Knight's Tale: 489

Yow loveres axe I now this questioun, [continues next]
10

Shipman's Tale: 133

Ne shal I of no conseil yow biwreye.' [continues next]
10

Nun's Priest's Tale: 600

[continues previous] I have to yow,' quod he, 'y-doon trespas,
10

Parson's Tale: 10

... and no-thing with-outen ordre, but alle thinges been ordeyned and nombred; yet nathelees they that been dampned been no-thing in ordre, ne holden noon ordre. For the erthe ne shal bere hem no fruit. For, as the prophete David seith: 'god shal destroie the fruit of the erthe as fro hem;' ne water ne shal yeve hem no moisture; ne the eyr no refresshing, ne fyr no light. For as seith seint Basilie: 'the brenninge of the fyr of this world shal god yeven in helle to hem that been dampned; but the light and the cleernesse shal be yeven in hevene to hise children'; right as ... [continues next]
10

Troilus and Criseyde 1: 675

That I shal never-mo discoveren thee; [continues next]
11

Second Nun's Tale: 228

Ne never-mo ne shal they roten be,
11

Knight's Tale: 488

[continues previous] Ne never-mo he shal his lady see.
11

Merchant's Tale: 432

In mariage, ne never-mo shal be, [continues next]
11

Merchant's Tale: 433

That yow shal lette of your savacioun, [continues next]
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Shipman's Tale: 132

[continues previous] That never in my lyf, for lief ne looth,
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Shipman's Tale: 133

[continues previous] Ne shal I of no conseil yow biwreye.'
10

Canon's Yeoman's Tale: 335

That, though a man from hem a myle be, [continues next]
10

Parson's Tale: 10

[continues previous] ... no-thing with-outen ordre, but alle thinges been ordeyned and nombred; yet nathelees they that been dampned been no-thing in ordre, ne holden noon ordre. For the erthe ne shal bere hem no fruit. For, as the prophete David seith: 'god shal destroie the fruit of the erthe as fro hem;' ne water ne shal yeve hem no moisture; ne the eyr no refresshing, ne fyr no light. For as seith seint Basilie: 'the brenninge of the fyr of this world shal god yeven in helle to hem that been dampned; but the light and the cleernesse shal be yeven in hevene to hise children'; right as the gode man ...
11

Consolatione Philosophie 4 Prose 1: 37

and shrewes ben alwey out-cast and feble; ne the vyces ne ben [continues next]
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Consolatione Philosophie 4 Prose 1: 38

never-mo with-oute peyne, ne the vertues ne ben nat with-oute [continues next]
10

Troilus and Criseyde 1: 675

[continues previous] That I shal never-mo discoveren thee;
10

Troilus and Criseyde 1: 676

[continues previous] Ne, by my trouthe, I kepe nat restreyne
10

Troilus and Criseyde 5: 824

Ne never-mo ne lakkede hir pitee;
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Second Nun's Tale: 229

Ne lese her sote savour, trusteth me;
11

Merchant's Tale: 432

[continues previous] In mariage, ne never-mo shal be,
10

Canon's Yeoman's Tale: 336

[continues previous] The savour wol infecte him, trusteth me;
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Consolatione Philosophie 4 Prose 1: 37

[continues previous] and shrewes ben alwey out-cast and feble; ne the vyces ne ben
11

Consolatione Philosophie 4 Prose 1: 38

[continues previous] never-mo with-oute peyne, ne the vertues ne ben nat with-oute
15+

Second Nun's Tale: 230

Ne never wight shal seen hem with his yë,
11

Reeve's Prologue: 65

He can wel in myn yë seen a stalke, [continues next]
11

Reeve's Prologue: 66

But in his owne he can nat seen a balke. [continues next]
15+

Man of Law's Tale: 182

Ne shal I never seen yow more with yë.
11

Hous of Fame 3: 947

Nas never seen, ne shal ben eft;
11

Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 11

Wel more thing then men han seen with yë!
11

Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 12

Men shal nat wenen every-thing a lyë
11

Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 11

Wel more thing then men han seen with yë!
11

Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 12

Men shal nat wenen every-thing a lyë
11

Book of the Duchesse: 808

Of ladies, that ever man with yë
11

Book of the Duchesse: 809

Had seen togedres in oo place.
11

Book of the Duchesse: 810

Shal I clepe hit hap other grace
10

Compleynt of Mars: 190

But grace be, I see hir never with yë.
10

Compleynt of Mars: 191

¶ To whom shal I than pleyne of my distresse?
10

Romaunt of the Rose: 6044

Shal never leve hem loud ne fee
15+

Troilus and Criseyde 2: 301

Ne shal I never seen yow eft with yë.
12

Troilus and Criseyde 4: 1656

Sin thilke day I saw hir first with yë,
12

Troilus and Criseyde 4: 1657

Was fals, ne never shal til that I dye.
11

Second Nun's Tale: 231

But he be chaast and hate vileinyë.
11

Reeve's Prologue: 66

[continues previous] But in his owne he can nat seen a balke.
11

Second Nun's Tale: 234

Sey what thee list, and thou shalt han thy bone.'
11

Second Nun's Tale: 262

'In dremes,' quod Valerian, 'han we be [continues next]
10

Parson's Prologue: 69

Sey what yow list, and we wol gladly here' —
10

Romaunt of the Rose: 7503

Sey what you list, and I wol here.'
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Second Nun's Tale: 235

'I have a brother,' quod Valerian tho,
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[continues previous] In soothnesse, or in dreem I herkne this?' [continues next]
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[continues previous] 'In dremes,' quod Valerian, 'han we be [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 263

[continues previous] Unto this tyme, brother myn, y-wis. [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 265

'How woostow this,' quod Tiburce, 'in what wyse?' [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 266

Quod Valerian, 'that shal I thee devyse. [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 306

'Til Urban? brother myn Valerian,'
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Second Nun's Tale: 307

Quod tho Tiburce, 'woltow me thider lede?
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Second Nun's Tale: 236

'That in this world I love no man so.
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Knight's Tale: 338

For in this world he loved no man so:
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Sir Thopas' Tale: 79

An elf-queen wol I love, y-wis,
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Sir Thopas' Tale: 80

For in this world no womman is
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Second Nun's Tale: 261

[continues previous] In soothnesse, or in dreem I herkne this?'
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Second Nun's Tale: 262

[continues previous] 'In dremes,' quod Valerian, 'han we be
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Second Nun's Tale: 263

[continues previous] Unto this tyme, brother myn, y-wis.
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Second Nun's Tale: 265

[continues previous] 'How woostow this,' quod Tiburce, 'in what wyse?'
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Second Nun's Tale: 266

[continues previous] Quod Valerian, 'that shal I thee devyse.
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Second Nun's Tale: 237

I pray yow that my brother may han grace
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Legend of Ariadne: 154

Ye graunte me to han so gret a grace
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Legend of Ariadne: 155

That I may han nat but my mete and drinke;
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Second Nun's Tale: 240

And bothe, with the palm of martirdom,
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Second Nun's Tale: 273

Commendeth it, and seith in this manere:
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Second Nun's Tale: 274

The palm of martirdom for to receyve,
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Second Nun's Tale: 242

And with that word Tiburce his brother com.
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Troilus and Criseyde 3: 1782

And whan that he com rydinge in-to toun, [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 243

And whan that he the savour undernom
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[continues previous] And whan that he com rydinge in-to toun,
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Second Nun's Tale: 244

Which that the roses and the lilies caste,
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Troilus and Criseyde 1: 749

Al this gan Troilus in his herte caste. [continues next]
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Troilus and Criseyde 2: 659

And gan to caste and rollen up and doun [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 245

With-inne his herte he gan to wondre faste,
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Franklin's Tale: 408

Anon for Ioye his herte gan to daunce, [continues next]
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Franklin's Tale: 409

And to him-self he seyde prively: [continues next]
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Book of the Duchesse: 487

Whan he had mad thus his complaynte,
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Book of the Duchesse: 488

His sorowful herte gan faste faynte, [continues next]
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Book of the Duchesse: 489

And his spirites wexen dede; [continues next]
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Troilus and Criseyde 1: 749

[continues previous] Al this gan Troilus in his herte caste.
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Troilus and Criseyde 2: 659

[continues previous] And gan to caste and rollen up and doun
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Troilus and Criseyde 2: 660

[continues previous] With-inne hir thought his excellent prowesse,
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Troilus and Criseyde 2: 900

She gan to prenten in hir herte faste; [continues next]
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Troilus and Criseyde 2: 901

And ay gan love hir lasse for to agaste [continues next]
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Troilus and Criseyde 2: 1164

And he gan at him-self to iape faste, [continues next]
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Troilus and Criseyde 3: 561

At whiche she lough, and gan hir faste excuse, [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 246

And seyde, 'I wondre, this tyme of the yeer,
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Franklin's Tale: 409

[continues previous] And to him-self he seyde prively:
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Melibee's Tale: 21

I seye that first ye shul clepe to your conseil your freendes that been trewe. For Salomon seith: that "right as the herte of a man delyteth in savour that is sote, right so the conseil of trewe freendes yeveth swetenesse to the soule." He seith also: "ther may no-thing be lykned to the trewe freend." For certes, gold ne silver beth nat so muche worth as the gode wil of a trewe freend. And eek he seith, that "a trewe freend is a strong deffense; who-so ... [continues next]
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Book of the Duchesse: 489

[continues previous] And his spirites wexen dede;
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Troilus and Criseyde 2: 901

[continues previous] And ay gan love hir lasse for to agaste
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Troilus and Criseyde 2: 1165

[continues previous] And seyde, 'nece, I have so greet a pyne
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Troilus and Criseyde 3: 562

[continues previous] And seyde, 'it rayneth; lo, how sholde I goon?'
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Second Nun's Tale: 247

Whennes that sote savour cometh so
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Melibee's Tale: 21

[continues previous] I seye that first ye shul clepe to your conseil your freendes that been trewe. For Salomon seith: that "right as the herte of a man delyteth in savour that is sote, right so the conseil of trewe freendes yeveth swetenesse to the soule." He seith also: "ther may no-thing be lykned to the trewe freend." For certes, gold ne silver beth nat so muche worth as the gode wil of a trewe freend. And eek he seith, that "a trewe freend is a ... [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 248

Of rose and lilies that I smelle heer.
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Melibee's Tale: 21

[continues previous] I seye that first ye shul clepe to your conseil your freendes that been trewe. For Salomon seith: that "right as the herte of a man delyteth in savour that is sote, right so the conseil of trewe freendes yeveth swetenesse to the soule." He seith also: "ther may no-thing be lykned to the trewe freend." For certes, gold ne silver beth nat so muche worth as the gode wil of a trewe freend. And eek he seith, that "a trewe freend is a strong deffense; who-so ...
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Second Nun's Tale: 249

For though I hadde hem in myn hondes two,
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Wife of Bath's Prologue: 211

But sith I hadde hem hoolly in myn hond,
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Second Nun's Tale: 251

The sote smel that in myn herte I finde
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Romaunt of the Rose: 2142

Wherfore I pray you enterely, [continues next]
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Romaunt of the Rose: 2143

With al myn herte, me to lere, [continues next]
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Romaunt of the Rose: 2144

That I trespasse in no manere.' [continues next]
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Troilus and Criseyde 3: 902

Another day, whan that I mighte him finde: [continues next]
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Troilus and Criseyde 5: 1165

That in myn herte I now reioyse thus.
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Troilus and Criseyde 5: 1697

For al this world, with-in myn herte finde [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 252

Hath chaunged me al in another kinde.'
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Knight's Tale: 543

And saugh his visage al in another kinde.
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Romaunt of the Rose: 2143

[continues previous] With al myn herte, me to lere,
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[continues previous] But this thing stont al in another kinde.
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Was al y-chaunged in another kinde.
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Troilus and Criseyde 5: 1697

[continues previous] For al this world, with-in myn herte finde
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Second Nun's Tale: 256

And as thou smellest hem thurgh my preyere,
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Troilus and Criseyde 5: 308

My sheld to Pallas yef, that shyneth clere. [continues next]
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Troilus and Criseyde 5: 342

For wel thow wost, my leve brother dere, [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 257

So shaltow seen hem, leve brother dere,
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Man of Law's Prologue: 51

And if he have not seyd hem, leve brother, [continues next]
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Summoner's Tale: 425

That thou departe it so, my dere brother, [continues next]
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Romaunt of the Rose: 2177

Thou leve, if thou wolt [not] be [continues next]
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Troilus and Criseyde 3: 330

But now to purpos; leve brother dere,
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Troilus and Criseyde 4: 541

And seyde, 'parde, leve brother dere,
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Troilus and Criseyde 5: 307

[continues previous] My swerd, myn helm, and, leve brother dere,
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Troilus and Criseyde 5: 342

[continues previous] For wel thow wost, my leve brother dere,
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Second Nun's Tale: 258

If it so be thou wolt, withouten slouthe,
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Knight's Tale: 1464

And if so be thou wolt not do me grace,
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Man of Law's Prologue: 51

[continues previous] And if he have not seyd hem, leve brother,
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Summoner's Tale: 425

[continues previous] That thou departe it so, my dere brother,
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Melibee's Tale: 24

... folk ye shul folwe the conseil, now wol I teche yow how ye shal examine your conseil, after the doctrine of Tullius. In the examininge thanne of your conseillour, ye shul considere manye thinges. Alderfirst thou shalt considere, that in thilke thing that thou purposest, and upon what thing thou wolt have conseil, that verray trouthe be seyd and conserved; this is to seyn, telle trewely thy tale. For he that seith fals may nat wel be conseilled, in that cas of which he lyeth. And after this, thou shalt considere the thinges that acorden to that thou purposest for to ... [continues next]
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Consolatione Philosophie 2 Prose 2: 39

to the lowest. Worth up, if thou wolt, so it be by this lawe,
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Romaunt of the Rose: 2177

[continues previous] Thou leve, if thou wolt [not] be
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Treatise on the Astrolabe 2: 44

... secoundes thyn entringe conteyneth. And so be that ther be 2 entrees, than adde hem togeder, and after with-drawe hem from the rote, the yere of oure lord 1397; and the residue that leveth is thy mene mote fro the laste meridie of December, the whiche thou hast purposed; and if hit so be that thou wolt weten thy mene mote for any day, or for any fraccioun of day, in this maner thou shalt worche. Make thy rote fro the laste day of Decembere in the maner as I have taught, and afterward behold how many monethis, dayes, and houres ben passid from the meridie of ...
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Second Nun's Tale: 259

Bileve aright and knowen verray trouthe.'
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Knight's Tale: 266

Dispitously he loked, and answerde: [continues next]
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Melibee's Tale: 24

[continues previous] ... the conseil, now wol I teche yow how ye shal examine your conseil, after the doctrine of Tullius. In the examininge thanne of your conseillour, ye shul considere manye thinges. Alderfirst thou shalt considere, that in thilke thing that thou purposest, and upon what thing thou wolt have conseil, that verray trouthe be seyd and conserved; this is to seyn, telle trewely thy tale. For he that seith fals may nat wel be conseilled, in that cas of which he lyeth. And after this, thou shalt considere the thinges that acorden to that thou purposest for to do by thy conseillours, if resoun accorde therto; ...
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Second Nun's Tale: 260

Tiburce answerde, 'seistow this to me
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Knight's Tale: 266

[continues previous] Dispitously he loked, and answerde: [continues next]
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Knight's Tale: 267

[continues previous] 'Whether seistow this in ernest or in pley?' [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 261

In soothnesse, or in dreem I herkne this?'
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Knight's Tale: 267

[continues previous] 'Whether seistow this in ernest or in pley?'
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Second Nun's Tale: 235

'I have a brother,' quod Valerian tho, [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 236

'That in this world I love no man so. [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 262

'In dremes,' quod Valerian, 'han we be
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Second Nun's Tale: 234

[continues previous] Sey what thee list, and thou shalt han thy bone.' [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 235

[continues previous] 'I have a brother,' quod Valerian tho, [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 236

[continues previous] 'That in this world I love no man so. [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 306

'Til Urban? brother myn Valerian,' [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 263

Unto this tyme, brother myn, y-wis.
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Second Nun's Tale: 235

[continues previous] 'I have a brother,' quod Valerian tho,
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Second Nun's Tale: 236

[continues previous] 'That in this world I love no man so.
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Second Nun's Tale: 305

[continues previous] I wol thee lede unto the pope Urban.'
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Second Nun's Tale: 306

[continues previous] 'Til Urban? brother myn Valerian,'
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Second Nun's Tale: 264

But now at erst in trouthe our dwelling is.'
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Romaunt of the Rose: 7171

But now at erst I wol biginne
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Second Nun's Tale: 265

'How woostow this,' quod Tiburce, 'in what wyse?'
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Second Nun's Tale: 235

'I have a brother,' quod Valerian tho, [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 236

'That in this world I love no man so. [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 289

Quod tho Tiburce, 'if that I shal nat lye.' [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 307

Quod tho Tiburce, 'woltow me thider lede? [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 349

And after this Tiburce, in good entente, [continues next]
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Romaunt of the Rose: 2717

'Now have I told thee, in what wyse [continues next]
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Romaunt of the Rose: 5193

Love ther is in sondry wyse, [continues next]
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Troilus and Criseyde 3: 237

And gan to speken in a sobre wyse [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 266

Quod Valerian, 'that shal I thee devyse.
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Second Nun's Tale: 235

[continues previous] 'I have a brother,' quod Valerian tho,
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Second Nun's Tale: 236

[continues previous] 'That in this world I love no man so.
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Second Nun's Tale: 289

[continues previous] Quod tho Tiburce, 'if that I shal nat lye.'
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Second Nun's Tale: 306

[continues previous] 'Til Urban? brother myn Valerian,'
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Second Nun's Tale: 307

[continues previous] Quod tho Tiburce, 'woltow me thider lede?
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Second Nun's Tale: 350

[continues previous] With Valerian to pope Urban he wente,
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Legend of Hypermnestra: 80

That, but thou do as I shal thee devyse,
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Romaunt of the Rose: 2717

[continues previous] 'Now have I told thee, in what wyse
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Romaunt of the Rose: 2718

[continues previous] A lover shal do me servyse.
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Romaunt of the Rose: 5194

[continues previous] As I shal thee here devyse.
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Troilus and Criseyde 3: 238

[continues previous] To Troilus, as I shal yow devyse.
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Second Nun's Tale: 268

Which thou shalt seen, if that thou wolt reneye
11

Miller's Tale: 344

"Werk al by conseil, and thou shalt nat rewe."
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Miller's Tale: 345

And if thou werken wolt by good conseil,
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Second Nun's Tale: 298

Sin that thou wolt thyn ydoles despyse. [continues next]
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Romaunt of the Rose: 1933

If thou wolt yelde thee hastily, [continues next]
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Romaunt of the Rose: 1934

Thou shalt [the] rather have mercy. [continues next]
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Romaunt of the Rose: 2454

That oft thou wolt goon and assay,
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Romaunt of the Rose: 2455

If thou mayst seen, by aventure,
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Second Nun's Tale: 269

The ydoles and be clene, and elles naught.' —
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Second Nun's Tale: 298

[continues previous] Sin that thou wolt thyn ydoles despyse.
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Romaunt of the Rose: 1934

[continues previous] Thou shalt [the] rather have mercy.
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Second Nun's Tale: 271

Seint Ambrose in his preface list to seye;
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Parson's Tale: 2

Seint Ambrose seith, that 'Penitence is the pleyninge of man for the gilt that he hath doon, and na-more to do any thing for which him oghte to pleyne.' And som doctour seith: 'Penitence is the waymentinge of man, that sorweth for his sinne and pyneth him-self for he hath misdoon.' Penitence, ...
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Second Nun's Tale: 273

Commendeth it, and seith in this manere:
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Clerk's Tale: 1120

Herkneth my song, that seith in this manere.
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Second Nun's Tale: 240

And bothe, with the palm of martirdom, [continues next]
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Parson's Tale: 7

... sholde be contrit: and what Contricion availleth to the soule. Thanne is it thus: that Contricion is the verray sorwe that a man receiveth in his herte for his sinnes, with sad purpos to shryve him, and to do penaunce, and nevermore to do sinne. And this sorwe shal been in this manere, as seith seint Bernard: 'it shal been hevy and grevous, and ful sharpe and poinant in herte.' First, for man hath agilt his lord and his creatour; and more sharpe and poinant, for he hath agilt his fader celestial; and yet more sharpe and poinant, for he hath wrathed and agilt him that boghte him; ...
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Parson's Tale: 20

... he anon a flambe of delyt. And thanne is it good to be war, and kepen him wel, or elles he wol falle anon in-to consentinge of sinne; and thanne wol he do it, if he may have tyme and place. And of this matere seith Moyses by the devel in this manere: 'the feend seith, I wole chace and pursue the man by wikked suggestion, and I wole hente him by moevynge or stiringe of sinne. I wol departe my pryse or my praye by deliberacion, and my lust shal been accompliced in delyt; I wol drawe my swerd in consentinge:' for certes, right as ... [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 274

The palm of martirdom for to receyve,
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Second Nun's Tale: 240

[continues previous] And bothe, with the palm of martirdom,
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Parson's Tale: 20

[continues previous] ... flambe of delyt. And thanne is it good to be war, and kepen him wel, or elles he wol falle anon in-to consentinge of sinne; and thanne wol he do it, if he may have tyme and place. And of this matere seith Moyses by the devel in this manere: 'the feend seith, I wole chace and pursue the man by wikked suggestion, and I wole hente him by moevynge or stiringe of sinne. I wol departe my pryse or my praye by deliberacion, and my lust shal been accompliced in delyt; I wol drawe my swerd in consentinge:' for certes, ...
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Second Nun's Tale: 288

'Who so that troweth nat this, a beste he is,'
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Wife of Bath's Prologue: 724

Tho redde he me, if that I shal nat lyen, [continues next]
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Melibee's Tale: 22

... counseilled, now wol I teche yow which conseil ye oghte to eschewe. First ye shul eschewe the conseilling of foles; for Salomon seith: "taak no conseil of a fool, for he ne can noght conseille but after his owene lust and his affeccioun." The book seith: that "the propretee of a fool is this; he troweth lightly harm of every wight, and lightly troweth alle bountee in him-self." Thou shalt eek eschewe the conseilling of alle flatereres, swiche as enforcen hem rather to preise your persone by flaterye than for to telle yow the sothfastnesse of thinges.
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Second Nun's Tale: 310

'That is so ofte dampned to be deed, [continues next]
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Canon's Yeoman's Tale: 908

'Tel me the rote, good sir,' quod he tho, [continues next]
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Parlement of Foules: 541

Nay, sirs!' quod he, 'if that I dorste it seye, [continues next]
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Troilus and Criseyde 2: 1690

'Or elles god for-bede,' tho quod he, [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 289

Quod tho Tiburce, 'if that I shal nat lye.'
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Canterbury Tales Prologue: 765

For by my trouthe, if that I shal nat lye,
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Canterbury Tales Prologue: 766

I ne saugh this yeer so mery a companye
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Man of Law's Tale: 596

But who was woful, if I shal nat lye,
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Man of Law's Tale: 909

To feste, and shortly, if I shal nat lye, [continues next]
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Wife of Bath's Prologue: 515

We wommen han, if that I shal nat lye,
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Wife of Bath's Prologue: 724

[continues previous] Tho redde he me, if that I shal nat lyen,
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Summoner's Tale: 207

Fro Paradys first, if I shal nat lye,
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Summoner's Tale: 502

'Madame,' quod he, 'by god I shal nat lye;
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Summoner's Tale: 503

But I on other weyes may be wreke,
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Second Nun's Tale: 265

'How woostow this,' quod Tiburce, 'in what wyse?'
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Second Nun's Tale: 266

Quod Valerian, 'that shal I thee devyse.
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Second Nun's Tale: 307

Quod tho Tiburce, 'woltow me thider lede?
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Second Nun's Tale: 309

[continues previous] Ne menestow nat Urban,' quod he tho,
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Second Nun's Tale: 310

[continues previous] 'That is so ofte dampned to be deed,
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Canon's Yeoman's Tale: 908

[continues previous] 'Tel me the rote, good sir,' quod he tho,
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Canon's Yeoman's Tale: 909

[continues previous] 'Of that water, if that it be your wille?'
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 149

With many floures, and I shal nat lye; [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 181

For nothing elles, and I shal nat lye, [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 217

With florouns smale, and I shal nat lye; [continues next]
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Legend of Thisbe: 38

Ye lovers two, if that I shal nat lye,
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Parlement of Foules: 540

[continues previous] 'Al redy!' quod these egles tercels tho.
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Parlement of Foules: 541

[continues previous] Nay, sirs!' quod he, 'if that I dorste it seye,
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Troilus and Criseyde 2: 1690

[continues previous] 'Or elles god for-bede,' tho quod he,
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Troilus and Criseyde 2: 1691

[continues previous] 'If that she vouche sauf for to do so.'
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Troilus and Criseyde 3: 880

But of malyce, if that I shal nought lye. [continues next]
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Troilus and Criseyde 4: 1402

If that I lye, in certayn I shal fonde
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Second Nun's Tale: 290

And she gan kisse his brest, that herde this,
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Man of Law's Tale: 909

[continues previous] To feste, and shortly, if I shal nat lye,
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Man of Law's Tale: 910

[continues previous] Custances sone wente in his companye.
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Wife of Bath's Tale: 398

A thousand tyme a-rewe he gan hir kisse.
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Wife of Bath's Tale: 399

And she obeyed him in every thing
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 149

[continues previous] With many floures, and I shal nat lye;
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 181

[continues previous] For nothing elles, and I shal nat lye,
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 217

[continues previous] With florouns smale, and I shal nat lye;
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Troilus and Criseyde 3: 881

[continues previous] What, platly, and ye suffre him in distresse,
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Second Nun's Tale: 291

And was ful glad he coude trouthe espye.
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Legend of Cleopatra: 95

In al Egipte that she coude espye;
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Legend of Cleopatra: 96

And putte ful the shryne of spycerye,
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Anelida and Arcite: 159

And swoor he coude hir doublenesse espye,
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Anelida and Arcite: 160

And al was falsnes that she to him mente;
15+

Second Nun's Tale: 292

'This day I take thee for myn allye,'
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Second Nun's Tale: 297

Anon for myn allye heer take I thee,
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Second Nun's Tale: 293

Seyde this blisful fayre mayde dere;
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Knight's Tale: 1905

And Palamon, that was his cosin dere; [continues next]
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Physician's Tale: 231

'O mercy, dere fader,' quod this mayde, [continues next]
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Prioress' Prologue: 17

Now wol ye vouche-sauf, my lady dere?' [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 57

Now help, thou meke and blisful fayre mayde, [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 58

Me, flemed wrecche, in this desert of galle; [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 461

At which the holy blisful fayre mayde [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 294

And after that she seyde as ye may here:
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Knight's Tale: 1438

Un-to Diane she spak, as ye may here.
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Knight's Tale: 1906

[continues previous] Than seyde he thus, as ye shul after here.
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Cook's Prologue: 40

And seyde his tale, as ye shul after here.
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Physician's Tale: 232

[continues previous] And with that word she both hir armes layde
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Prioress' Prologue: 18

[continues previous] 'Gladly,' quod she, and seyde as ye shal here.
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Melibee's Tale: 9

... his speche it semed that in herte he bar a cruel ire, redy to doon vengeaunce up-on hise foos, and sodeynly desired that the werre sholde biginne; but nathelees yet axed he hir conseil upon this matere. A surgien, by licence and assent of swiche as weren wyse, up roos and un-to Melibeus seyde as ye may here. [continues next]
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Melibee's Tale: 10

'Sir,' quod he, 'as to us surgiens aperteneth, that we do to every wight the beste that we can, wher-as we been with-holde, and to our pacients that we do no damage; wherfore it happeth, many tyme and ofte, that whan twey men han everich wounded other, oon same surgien heleth hem bothe; wherefore ... [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 57

[continues previous] Now help, thou meke and blisful fayre mayde,
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Second Nun's Tale: 462

[continues previous] Gan for to laughe, and to the Iuge seyde,
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Parson's Tale: 10

... may a whyle biwaille and wepe, er I go with-oute returning to the derke lond, covered with the derknesse of deeth; to the lond of misese and of derknesse, where-as is the shadwe of deeth; where-as ther is noon ordre or ordinance, but grisly drede that evere shal laste.' Lo, here may ye seen that Iob preyde respyt a whyle, to biwepe and waille his trespas; for soothly oon day of respyt is bettre than al the tresor of the world. And for-as-muche as a man may acquiten him-self biforn god by penitence in this world, and nat by tresor, therfore sholde he ... [continues next]
11

Parlement of Foules: 658

And seyde hem thus, as ye shul after here.
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Troilus and Criseyde 1: 30

Of Troilus, as ye may after here,
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Troilus and Criseyde 1: 31

That love hem bringe in hevene to solas,
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Troilus and Criseyde 4: 1085

Com Pandare in, and seyde as ye may here.
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Troilus and Criseyde 5: 952

And thus to him she seyde, as ye may here: [continues next]
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Troilus and Criseyde 5: 953

As she that hadde hir herte on Troilus [continues next]
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Troilus and Criseyde 5: 1316

He wroot right thus, and seyde as ye may here. [continues next]
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Troilus and Criseyde 5: 1589

Wrot him ayein, and seyde as ye may here.
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Second Nun's Tale: 295

'Lo, right so as the love of Crist,' quod she,
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Wife of Bath's Tale: 199

Quod she, 'that thou me take un-to thy wyf; [continues next]
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Friar's Tale: 292

'Now, lord,' quod she, 'Crist Iesu, king of kinges,
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Friar's Tale: 293

So wisly helpe me, as I ne may.
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Melibee's Tale: 10

[continues previous] 'Sir,' quod he, 'as to us surgiens aperteneth, that we do to every wight the beste that we can, wher-as we been with-holde, and to our pacients that we do no damage; wherfore it happeth, many tyme and ofte, that whan twey men han everich wounded other, oon same surgien heleth hem bothe; wherefore ...
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Parson's Tale: 10

[continues previous] ... I may a whyle biwaille and wepe, er I go with-oute returning to the derke lond, covered with the derknesse of deeth; to the lond of misese and of derknesse, where-as is the shadwe of deeth; where-as ther is noon ordre or ordinance, but grisly drede that evere shal laste.' Lo, here may ye seen that Iob preyde respyt a whyle, to biwepe and waille his trespas; for soothly oon day of respyt is bettre than al the tresor of the world. And for-as-muche as a man may acquiten him-self biforn god by penitence in this world, and nat by tresor, ...
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Consolatione Philosophie 4 Prose 7: 55

'Why so?' quod she; 'for right as the stronge man ne semeth
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Legend of Dido: 432

'Right so,' quod she, 'as that the whyte swan
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Troilus and Criseyde 5: 953

[continues previous] As she that hadde hir herte on Troilus
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Troilus and Criseyde 5: 1316

[continues previous] He wroot right thus, and seyde as ye may here.
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Troilus and Criseyde 5: 1317

[continues previous] 'Right fresshe flour, whos I have been and shal,
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Second Nun's Tale: 296

'Made me thy brotheres wyf, right in that wyse
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Wife of Bath's Tale: 199

[continues previous] Quod she, 'that thou me take un-to thy wyf;
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Second Nun's Tale: 169

Cecile answerde anon right in this wyse, [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 170

'If that yow list, the angel shul ye see, [continues next]
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Troilus and Criseyde 1: 677

Thee fro thy love, thogh that it were Eleyne,
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Troilus and Criseyde 1: 678

That is thy brotheres wyf, if ich it wiste;
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Second Nun's Tale: 297

Anon for myn allye heer take I thee,
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Nun's Priest's Tale: 275

But sith I see that thou wolt heer abyde, [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 169

[continues previous] Cecile answerde anon right in this wyse,
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Second Nun's Tale: 292

'This day I take thee for myn allye,'
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Second Nun's Tale: 502

I rede thee, lat thyn hand upon it falle, [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 298

Sin that thou wolt thyn ydoles despyse.
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Merchant's Tale: 815

That flaterest with thyn heed when thou wolt stinge; [continues next]
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Nun's Priest's Tale: 275

[continues previous] But sith I see that thou wolt heer abyde,
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Second Nun's Tale: 268

Which thou shalt seen, if that thou wolt reneye
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Second Nun's Tale: 269

The ydoles and be clene, and elles naught.' —
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Second Nun's Tale: 501

[continues previous] That ilke stoon a god thou wolt it calle.
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Second Nun's Tale: 502

[continues previous] I rede thee, lat thyn hand upon it falle,
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Second Nun's Tale: 299

Go with thy brother now, and thee baptyse,
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Merchant's Tale: 815

[continues previous] That flaterest with thyn heed when thou wolt stinge;
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Merchant's Tale: 816

[continues previous] Thy tayl is deeth, thurgh thyn enveniminge.
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Second Nun's Tale: 301

The angels face of which thy brother tolde.'
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Troilus and Criseyde 5: 1457

She gan first smyle, and seyde, 'O brother dere, [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 302

Tiburce answerde and seyde, 'brother dere,
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Friar's Tale: 126

'Now, by my trouthe, brother dere,' seyde he, [continues next]
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Squire's Tale: 377

As is hir maistresse, answerde hir anoon, [continues next]
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Squire's Tale: 378

And seyde, 'madame, whider wil ye goon [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 333

To whom answerde Tiburce, 'o suster dere,
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Gamelyn's Tale: 182

And tel me, goode brother whider thou wolt ryde.' [continues next]
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Troilus and Criseyde 5: 323

Pandare answerde, and seyde, 'Troilus,
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Troilus and Criseyde 5: 324

My dere freend, as I have told thee yore,
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Troilus and Criseyde 5: 1457

[continues previous] She gan first smyle, and seyde, 'O brother dere, [continues next]
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Troilus and Criseyde 5: 1730

But at the laste thus he spak, and seyde,
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Troilus and Criseyde 5: 1731

'My brother dere, I may thee do no-more.
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Second Nun's Tale: 303

First tel me whider I shal, and to what man?'
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Friar's Tale: 127

[continues previous] 'As I shal tellen thee a feithful tale,
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Squire's Tale: 378

[continues previous] And seyde, 'madame, whider wil ye goon
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Gamelyn's Tale: 182

[continues previous] And tel me, goode brother whider thou wolt ryde.'
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Troilus and Criseyde 5: 1457

[continues previous] She gan first smyle, and seyde, 'O brother dere,
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Second Nun's Tale: 304

'To whom?' quod he, 'com forth with right good chere,
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Romaunt of the Rose: 3617

He ladde me, with right good chere,
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Second Nun's Tale: 305

I wol thee lede unto the pope Urban.'
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Second Nun's Tale: 217

And pope Urban him cristened right there. [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 263

Unto this tyme, brother myn, y-wis. [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 309

Ne menestow nat Urban,' quod he tho, [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 350

With Valerian to pope Urban he wente, [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 541

And to the pope Urban bitook hem tho, [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 306

'Til Urban? brother myn Valerian,'
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Second Nun's Tale: 217

[continues previous] And pope Urban him cristened right there.
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Second Nun's Tale: 218

[continues previous] Valerian goth hoom, and fint Cecilie
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Second Nun's Tale: 235

'I have a brother,' quod Valerian tho, [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 262

[continues previous] 'In dremes,' quod Valerian, 'han we be
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Second Nun's Tale: 263

[continues previous] Unto this tyme, brother myn, y-wis.
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Second Nun's Tale: 266

Quod Valerian, 'that shal I thee devyse. [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 309

[continues previous] Ne menestow nat Urban,' quod he tho, [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 350

[continues previous] With Valerian to pope Urban he wente, [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 541

[continues previous] And to the pope Urban bitook hem tho, [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 307

Quod tho Tiburce, 'woltow me thider lede?
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Second Nun's Tale: 235

[continues previous] 'I have a brother,' quod Valerian tho,
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Second Nun's Tale: 265

[continues previous] 'How woostow this,' quod Tiburce, 'in what wyse?'
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Second Nun's Tale: 266

[continues previous] Quod Valerian, 'that shal I thee devyse.
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Second Nun's Tale: 289

Quod tho Tiburce, 'if that I shal nat lye.'
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Second Nun's Tale: 309

[continues previous] Ne menestow nat Urban,' quod he tho,
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Second Nun's Tale: 349

[continues previous] And after this Tiburce, in good entente,
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Second Nun's Tale: 541

[continues previous] And to the pope Urban bitook hem tho,
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Troilus and Criseyde 1: 527

Of deeth, to which my sorwe wil me lede! [continues next]
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Troilus and Criseyde 1: 528

A, lord, to me it were a greet comfort; [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 308

Me thinketh that it were a wonder dede.
11

Pardoner's Tale: 353

Me thinketh that it were necessarie
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Troilus and Criseyde 1: 403

If it be wikke, a wonder thinketh me,
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Troilus and Criseyde 1: 527

[continues previous] Of deeth, to which my sorwe wil me lede!
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Troilus and Criseyde 1: 528

[continues previous] A, lord, to me it were a greet comfort;
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Second Nun's Tale: 309

Ne menestow nat Urban,' quod he tho,
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Second Nun's Tale: 289

Quod tho Tiburce, 'if that I shal nat lye.' [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 305

I wol thee lede unto the pope Urban.'
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Second Nun's Tale: 306

'Til Urban? brother myn Valerian,'
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Second Nun's Tale: 307

Quod tho Tiburce, 'woltow me thider lede?
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Second Nun's Tale: 310

'That is so ofte dampned to be deed,
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Wife of Bath's Tale: 35

That dampned was this knight for to be deed
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Second Nun's Tale: 288

[continues previous] 'Who so that troweth nat this, a beste he is,'
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Second Nun's Tale: 289

[continues previous] Quod tho Tiburce, 'if that I shal nat lye.'
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Second Nun's Tale: 314

If he were founde, or that men mighte him spye;
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Consolatione Philosophie 3 Metre 12: 33

wyf to bere him companye; he hath wel y-bought hir by his song [continues next]
12

Second Nun's Tale: 315

And we also, to bere him companye
12

Consolatione Philosophie 3 Metre 12: 32

[continues previous] cryde, "we ben overcomen," quod he; "yive we to Orpheus his [continues next]
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Consolatione Philosophie 3 Metre 12: 33

[continues previous] wyf to bere him companye; he hath wel y-bought hir by his song [continues next]
11

Second Nun's Tale: 316

And whyl we seken thilke divinitee
11

Consolatione Philosophie 3 Metre 8: 17

and seken there thilke good that sormounteth the hevene that [continues next]
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Consolatione Philosophie 3 Metre 12: 32

[continues previous] cryde, "we ben overcomen," quod he; "yive we to Orpheus his
13

Second Nun's Tale: 317

That is y-hid in hevene prively,
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Consolatione Philosophie 3 Metre 8: 17

[continues previous] and seken there thilke good that sormounteth the hevene that
13

Consolatione Philosophie 4 Metre 5: 22

But the causes y-hid, that is to seyn, in hevene, troublen the
11

Second Nun's Tale: 320

'Men mighten dreden wel and skilfully
11

Troilus and Criseyde 5: 1421

And fare now wel, myn owene swete herte! [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 321

This lyf to lese, myn owene dere brother,
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Friar's Tale: 39

Ne spareth nat, myn owene maister dere.' [continues next]
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Friar's Tale: 40

This false theef, this Somnour, quod the Frere, [continues next]
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Friar's Tale: 269

Heer may ye see, myn owene dere brother,
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Friar's Tale: 327

Up-on hir knees, he seyde in this manere, [continues next]
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Friar's Tale: 328

'Now Mabely, myn owene moder dere, [continues next]
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Friar's Tale: 329

Is this your wil in ernest, that ye seye?' [continues next]
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Clerk's Tale: 87

'Ye wol,' quod he, 'myn owene peple dere,
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Clerk's Tale: 88

To that I never erst thoghte streyne me.
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Clerk's Tale: 825

Remembre yow, myn owene lord so dere,
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Merchant's Tale: 244

Myn owene dere brother and my lord,
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Physician's Epilogue: 15

But trewely, myn owene mayster dere, [continues next]
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Physician's Epilogue: 16

This is a pitous tale for to here. [continues next]
11

Shipman's Tale: 195

This gentil monk answerde in this manere; [continues next]
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Shipman's Tale: 196

'Now, trewely, myn owene lady dere, [continues next]
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Shipman's Tale: 279

And fare-now wel, myn owene cosin dere,
11

Shipman's Tale: 425

Forgive it me, myn owene spouse dere;
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Manciple's Tale: 117

And, god it wool, myn owene dere brother,
11

Troilus and Criseyde 1: 51

As though I were hir owene brother dere. [continues next]
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Troilus and Criseyde 1: 772

'As though myn owene lyf lay on this nede?' [continues next]
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Troilus and Criseyde 1: 773

'No, certes, brother,' quod this Troilus. [continues next]
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Troilus and Criseyde 2: 472

In honour, than myn emes lyf to lese;
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Troilus and Criseyde 2: 474

'No, wis,' quod he, 'myn owene nece dere.'
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Troilus and Criseyde 4: 405

For-thy be glad, myn owene dere brother, [continues next]
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Troilus and Criseyde 4: 1311

That day by day, myn owene herte dere,
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Troilus and Criseyde 4: 1450

For trewely, myn owene lady dere,
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Troilus and Criseyde 5: 467

Wel-come, y-wis, myn owene lady dere.' [continues next]
11

Troilus and Criseyde 5: 468

But welaway, al this nas but a mase; [continues next]
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Troilus and Criseyde 5: 521

And to Pandare, his owene brother dere,
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Troilus and Criseyde 5: 1401

Y-wis, myn owene dere herte trewe,
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Troilus and Criseyde 5: 1421

[continues previous] And fare now wel, myn owene swete herte!
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Troilus and Criseyde 5: 1422

[continues previous] This lettre forth was sent un-to Criseyde,
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Second Nun's Tale: 322

If this were livinge only and non other.
10

Knight's Tale: 324

Ech man for him-self, ther is non other. [continues next]
10

Man of Law's Tale: 168

For wel she seeth ther is non other ende. [continues next]
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Friar's Tale: 40

[continues previous] This false theef, this Somnour, quod the Frere,
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Friar's Tale: 327

[continues previous] Up-on hir knees, he seyde in this manere,
11

Friar's Tale: 329

[continues previous] Is this your wil in ernest, that ye seye?'
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Merchant's Tale: 18

With which that first god man and womman bond, [continues next]
11

Merchant's Tale: 19

'Non other lyf,' seyde he, 'is worth a bene; [continues next]
11

Franklin's Tale: 271

'Is ther non other grace in yow,' quod he. [continues next]
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Physician's Epilogue: 16

[continues previous] This is a pitous tale for to here.
11

Shipman's Tale: 195

[continues previous] This gentil monk answerde in this manere;
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Second Nun's Tale: 482

Thou, that ne mayst but only lyf bireve, [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 483

Thou hast non other power ne no leve! [continues next]
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Consolatione Philosophie 3 Prose 11: 55

'Whan I considere,' quod I, 'manye thinges, I see non other.' [continues next]
11

Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 28

Ther-as ther is non other assay by preve. [continues next]
11

Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 29

And, as for me, though that my wit be lyte, [continues next]
10

Merciles Beautè: 36

For ever-mo; [ther] is non other mene. [continues next]
11

Romaunt of the Rose: 1480

Ther lay non other remedye. [continues next]
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Troilus and Criseyde 1: 51

[continues previous] As though I were hir owene brother dere.
10

Troilus and Criseyde 1: 772

[continues previous] 'As though myn owene lyf lay on this nede?'
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Troilus and Criseyde 4: 406

[continues previous] If she be lost, we shul recovere another.
11

Troilus and Criseyde 5: 466

[continues previous] How have ye faren, sin that ye were here?
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Troilus and Criseyde 5: 468

[continues previous] But welaway, al this nas but a mase;
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Troilus and Criseyde 5: 1246

I nam but deed, ther nis non other bote! [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 323

But ther is better lyf in other place,
10

Knight's Tale: 324

[continues previous] Ech man for him-self, ther is non other.
10

Man of Law's Tale: 168

[continues previous] For wel she seeth ther is non other ende.
10

Man of Law's Tale: 169

[continues previous] Allas! what wonder is it though she wepte,
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Merchant's Tale: 19

[continues previous] 'Non other lyf,' seyde he, 'is worth a bene;
11

Franklin's Tale: 271

[continues previous] 'Is ther non other grace in yow,' quod he.
13

Second Nun's Tale: 482

[continues previous] Thou, that ne mayst but only lyf bireve,
10

Second Nun's Tale: 483

[continues previous] Thou hast non other power ne no leve!
10

Consolatione Philosophie 3 Prose 11: 56

[continues previous] 'Is ther any-thing thanne,' quod she, 'that, in as moche as it
11

Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 28

[continues previous] Ther-as ther is non other assay by preve.
10

Merciles Beautè: 36

[continues previous] For ever-mo; [ther] is non other mene.
11

Romaunt of the Rose: 1480

[continues previous] Ther lay non other remedye.
11

Romaunt of the Rose: 1481

[continues previous] But natheles, for his beautee,
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Troilus and Criseyde 5: 1246

[continues previous] I nam but deed, ther nis non other bote!
13

Second Nun's Tale: 324

That never shal be lost, ne drede thee noght,
10

Monk's Tale: 174

He shal be brent, that wolde noght obeye.
10

Monk's Tale: 175

But never wolde assente to that dede
10

Hous of Fame 1: 354

That I have doon, rekever I never,
10

Hous of Fame 1: 355

That I ne shal be seyd, allas,
11

Truth: 7

And trouthe shal delivere, hit is no drede.
11

Truth: 8

Tempest thee noght al croked to redresse,
13

Troilus and Criseyde 3: 708

Quod Pandarus, 'ne drede thee never a del,
13

Troilus and Criseyde 3: 709

For it shal been right as thou wilt desyre;
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Troilus and Criseyde 5: 759

Ne shal he never thryven, out of drede.
12

Second Nun's Tale: 325

Which goddes sone us tolde thurgh his grace;
12

Parson's Tale: 15

... soule fro the peyne of helle, and fro the companye of the devel, and fro the servage of sinne, and restoreth it to alle godes espirituels, and to the companye and communion of holy chirche. And forther-over, it maketh him that whylom was sone of ire to be sone of grace; and alle thise thinges been preved by holy writ. And therfore, he that wolde sette his entente to thise thinges, he were ful wys; for soothly, he ne sholde nat thanne in al his lyf have corage to sinne, but yeven his body and al his herte to the service ... [continues next]
12

Second Nun's Tale: 326

That fadres sone hath alle thinges wroght;
12

Parson's Tale: 15

[continues previous] ... delivereth the soule fro the peyne of helle, and fro the companye of the devel, and fro the servage of sinne, and restoreth it to alle godes espirituels, and to the companye and communion of holy chirche. And forther-over, it maketh him that whylom was sone of ire to be sone of grace; and alle thise thinges been preved by holy writ. And therfore, he that wolde sette his entente to thise thinges, he were ful wys; for soothly, he ne sholde nat thanne in al his lyf have corage to sinne, but yeven his body and al his herte to the service of Iesu Crist, and ... [continues next]
12

Second Nun's Tale: 327

And al that wroght is with a skilful thoght,
12

Parson's Tale: 15

[continues previous] ... fro the peyne of helle, and fro the companye of the devel, and fro the servage of sinne, and restoreth it to alle godes espirituels, and to the companye and communion of holy chirche. And forther-over, it maketh him that whylom was sone of ire to be sone of grace; and alle thise thinges been preved by holy writ. And therfore, he that wolde sette his entente to thise thinges, he were ful wys; for soothly, he ne sholde nat thanne in al his lyf have corage to sinne, but yeven his body and al his herte to the service of ...
10

Second Nun's Tale: 329

Hath sowled hem, withouten any drede.
10

Romaunt of the Rose: 2539

Seyn, what hem lust, withouten drede,
15+

Second Nun's Tale: 330

By word and by miracle goddes sone,
11

Franklin's Tale: 571

Awaiteth night and day on this miracle; [continues next]
10

Monk's Prologue: 9

By goddes bones! whan I bete my knaves, [continues next]
15+

Second Nun's Tale: 345

How goddes sone in this world was withholde, [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 331

Whan he was in this world, declared here
10

Squire's Tale: 62

That in this world ne was ther noon it liche. [continues next]
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Franklin's Tale: 571

[continues previous] Awaiteth night and day on this miracle;
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Franklin's Tale: 572

[continues previous] And whan he knew that ther was noon obstacle,
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Monk's Prologue: 8

[continues previous] As was this Melibeus wyf Prudence.
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Monk's Prologue: 9

[continues previous] By goddes bones! whan I bete my knaves,
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Second Nun's Tale: 345

[continues previous] How goddes sone in this world was withholde,
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Second Nun's Tale: 332

That ther was other lyf ther men may wone.'
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Squire's Tale: 62

[continues previous] That in this world ne was ther noon it liche.
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Second Nun's Tale: 333

To whom answerde Tiburce, 'o suster dere,
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Friar's Tale: 328

'Now Mabely, myn owene moder dere, [continues next]
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Shipman's Tale: 196

'Now, trewely, myn owene lady dere, [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 302

Tiburce answerde and seyde, 'brother dere,
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Legend of Dido: 247

'Now, dere suster myn, what may hit be [continues next]
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Legend of Ariadne: 240

And to her suster seide in this manere, [continues next]
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Legend of Ariadne: 241

Al softely, 'now, suster myn,' quod she, [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 334

Ne seydestow right now in this manere,
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Knight's Tale: 1771

For Ielous herte upon this Palamoun: [continues next]
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Knight's Tale: 1772

Ne in Belmarye ther nis so fel leoun, [continues next]
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Friar's Tale: 327

[continues previous] Up-on hir knees, he seyde in this manere,
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Friar's Tale: 328

[continues previous] 'Now Mabely, myn owene moder dere,
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Merchant's Tale: 266

By god, ther nis no man in al this toun [continues next]
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Shipman's Tale: 195

[continues previous] This gentil monk answerde in this manere;
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Shipman's Tale: 196

[continues previous] 'Now, trewely, myn owene lady dere,
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... body, by a strenger resoun he defendeth and forbedeth a man to yeven him-self to his enemy. And nathelees I conseille you, that ye mistruste nat my lord. For I wool wel and knowe verraily, that he is debonaire and meke, large, curteys, and nothing desyrous ne coveitous of good ne richesse. For ther nis no-thing in this world that he desyreth, save only worship and honour. Forther-more I knowe wel, and am right seur, that he shal no-thing doon in this nede with-outen my conseil. And I shal so werken in this cause, that, by grace of our lord god, ye shul been reconsiled un-to us.' [continues next]
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Legend of Dido: 246

[continues previous] She made her moon, and right thus spak she thanne.
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Legend of Dido: 247

[continues previous] 'Now, dere suster myn, what may hit be
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Legend of Ariadne: 240

[continues previous] And to her suster seide in this manere,
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Legend of Ariadne: 241

[continues previous] Al softely, 'now, suster myn,' quod she,
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Book of the Duchesse: 692

But live and deye right in this thoght. [continues next]
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Book of the Duchesse: 693

Ther nis planete in firmament, [continues next]
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Book of the Duchesse: 694

Ne in air, ne in erthe, noon element, [continues next]
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Troilus and Criseyde 5: 977

And other love, as helpe me now Pallas, [continues next]
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Troilus and Criseyde 5: 978

Ther in myn herte nis, ne never was. [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 335

Ther nis but o god, lord in soothfastnesse;
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Knight's Tale: 1772

[continues previous] Ne in Belmarye ther nis so fel leoun,
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Merchant's Tale: 266

[continues previous] By god, ther nis no man in al this toun
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[continues previous] ... strenger resoun he defendeth and forbedeth a man to yeven him-self to his enemy. And nathelees I conseille you, that ye mistruste nat my lord. For I wool wel and knowe verraily, that he is debonaire and meke, large, curteys, and nothing desyrous ne coveitous of good ne richesse. For ther nis no-thing in this world that he desyreth, save only worship and honour. Forther-more I knowe wel, and am right seur, that he shal no-thing doon in this nede with-outen my conseil. And I shal so werken in this cause, that, by grace of our lord god, ye shul been reconsiled ...
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Canon's Yeoman's Tale: 898

And this was his demande in soothfastnesse: [continues next]
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Consolatione Philosophie 3 Prose 10: 109

is every blisful man god; but certes, by nature, ther nis but
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Consolatione Philosophie 3 Prose 10: 110

o god; but, by the participacioun of divinitee, ther ne let ne
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Book of the Duchesse: 693

[continues previous] Ther nis planete in firmament,
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Troilus and Criseyde 5: 978

[continues previous] Ther in myn herte nis, ne never was.
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Second Nun's Tale: 336

And now of three how maystow bere witnesse?'
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Canon's Yeoman's Tale: 897

[continues previous] As his book Senior wol bere witnesse,
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Canon's Yeoman's Tale: 898

[continues previous] And this was his demande in soothfastnesse:
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Consolatione Philosophie 1 Prose 6: 46

'Maystow nat telle me thanne,' quod she, 'what thing is a man?' [continues next]
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Consolatione Philosophie 2 Prose 8: 2

bere untretable bataile ayeins fortune, yit som-tyme it bifalleth that [continues next]
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Romaunt of the Rose: 7079

Or we shal bere him such witnesse [continues next]
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Romaunt of the Rose: 7080

Of sinne, and of his wrecchidnesse, [continues next]
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Troilus and Criseyde 3: 201

Quod Troilus, 'how longe shal I dwelle [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 337

'That shal I telle,' quod she, 'er I go.
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Wife of Bath's Prologue: 841

'Now, by my feith, I shal, er that I go,
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Wife of Bath's Prologue: 842

Telle of a Somnour swich a tale or two,
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Summoner's Tale: 143

'Now, sir,' quod she, 'but o word er I go;
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Canon's Yeoman's Tale: 507

That I wol doon a maistrie er I go.' [continues next]
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Canon's Yeoman's Tale: 508

'Ye,' quod the preest, 'ye, sir, and wol ye so? [continues next]
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Consolatione Philosophie 1 Prose 6: 45

[continues previous] 'Why sholde I nat remembre that?' quod I.
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Consolatione Philosophie 1 Prose 6: 46

[continues previous] 'Maystow nat telle me thanne,' quod she, 'what thing is a man?'
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Consolatione Philosophie 2 Prose 8: 1

[continues previous] 'But for as mochel as thou shalt nat wenen', quod she, 'that I
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Consolatione Philosophie 3 Prose 11: 7

'Certes,' quod she, 'that shal I do thee by verray resoun, yif
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 552

'But er I go, thus muche I wol thee telle,
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Romaunt of the Rose: 7079

[continues previous] Or we shal bere him such witnesse
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Troilus and Criseyde 3: 200

[continues previous] 'For ther have ye a layser for to telle.'
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Troilus and Criseyde 3: 201

[continues previous] Quod Troilus, 'how longe shal I dwelle
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Troilus and Criseyde 3: 202

[continues previous] Er this be doon?' Quod he, 'whan thou mayst ryse,
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Troilus and Criseyde 4: 686

They sette hem doun, and seyde as I shal telle.
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Troilus and Criseyde 4: 687

Quod first that oon, 'I am glad, trewely,
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Second Nun's Tale: 338

Right as a man hath sapiences three,
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Canon's Yeoman's Tale: 507

[continues previous] That I wol doon a maistrie er I go.'
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Second Nun's Tale: 341

Three persones may ther right wel be.'
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Franklin's Tale: 324

Right so the see desyreth naturelly [continues next]
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Romaunt of the Rose: 2031

Caste him gentil for to be, [continues next]
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Troilus and Criseyde 3: 71

And dressede him upward, and she right tho [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 342

Tho gan she him ful bisily to preche
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Squire's Tale: 87

For merveille of this knight; him to biholde
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Squire's Tale: 88

Ful bisily ther wayten yonge and olde.
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Franklin's Tale: 61

And she to him ful wisly gan to swere
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Franklin's Tale: 323

[continues previous] For which she folweth yow ful bisily,
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Second Nun's Tale: 539

That she hadde fostred, hem she gan to preche;
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Second Nun's Tale: 540

And hem she yaf hir moebles and hir thing,
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Hous of Fame 1: 235

How she gan him comforte tho,
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Hous of Fame 1: 236

And bad him to Cartage go,
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Romaunt of the Rose: 432

And bisily she gan to fonde
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Romaunt of the Rose: 433

To make many a feynt prayere
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Romaunt of the Rose: 2030

[continues previous] Fro thennes-forth ful bisily,
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Romaunt of the Rose: 2031

[continues previous] Caste him gentil for to be,
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Troilus and Criseyde 2: 518

How he bigan ful wofully to grone.
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Troilus and Criseyde 2: 519

Tho gan I stalke him softely bihinde,
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Troilus and Criseyde 2: 1128

Ful dredfully tho gan she stonde stille,
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Troilus and Criseyde 3: 71

[continues previous] And dressede him upward, and she right tho
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Troilus and Criseyde 3: 72

[continues previous] Gan bothe here hondes softe upon him leye,
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Second Nun's Tale: 345

How goddes sone in this world was withholde,
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Second Nun's Tale: 330

By word and by miracle goddes sone,
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Second Nun's Tale: 331

Whan he was in this world, declared here
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Troilus and Criseyde 4: 951

To doon him sone out of this world to pace; [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 346

To doon mankinde pleyn remissioun,
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Troilus and Criseyde 4: 951

[continues previous] To doon him sone out of this world to pace;
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Second Nun's Tale: 347

That was y-bounde in sinne and cares colde:
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Troilus and Criseyde 1: 264

Bothe of his Ioye, and of his cares colde; [continues next]
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Troilus and Criseyde 1: 265

And al his werk, as touching this matere, [continues next]
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Troilus and Criseyde 3: 1202

But Troilus, al hool of cares colde, [continues next]
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Troilus and Criseyde 5: 1747

And Troilus mot wepe in cares colde. [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 348

Al this thing she unto Tiburce tolde.
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Legend of Lucretia: 158

But atte laste of Tarquiny she hem tolde, [continues next]
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This rewful cas, and al this thing horrible. [continues next]
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Troilus and Criseyde 1: 265

[continues previous] And al his werk, as touching this matere,
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Troilus and Criseyde 2: 1495

And al this thing he tolde him, word and ende; [continues next]
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Troilus and Criseyde 3: 1202

[continues previous] But Troilus, al hool of cares colde,
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Troilus and Criseyde 5: 1253

And al this thing to Pandarus he tolde. [continues next]
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Troilus and Criseyde 5: 1748

[continues previous] Swich is this world; who-so it can biholde,
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Second Nun's Tale: 349

And after this Tiburce, in good entente,
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Second Nun's Tale: 265

'How woostow this,' quod Tiburce, 'in what wyse?' [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 307

Quod tho Tiburce, 'woltow me thider lede? [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 354

And after this Tiburce gat swich grace,
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Legend of Lucretia: 159

[continues previous] This rewful cas, and al this thing horrible.
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Troilus and Criseyde 2: 1495

[continues previous] And al this thing he tolde him, word and ende;
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Troilus and Criseyde 5: 1253

[continues previous] And al this thing to Pandarus he tolde.
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Second Nun's Tale: 350

With Valerian to pope Urban he wente,
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Knight's Tale: 1412

And with glad herte he wente him hoom ful sone. [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 216

Tho vanisshed the olde man, he niste where, [continues next]
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And pope Urban him cristened right there. [continues next]
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Valerian goth hoom, and fint Cecilie [continues next]
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[continues previous] Quod Valerian, 'that shal I thee devyse.
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Second Nun's Tale: 305

I wol thee lede unto the pope Urban.'
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Second Nun's Tale: 306

[continues previous] 'Til Urban? brother myn Valerian,'
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Second Nun's Tale: 541

And to the pope Urban bitook hem tho,
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Second Nun's Tale: 351

That thanked god; and with glad herte and light
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Knight's Tale: 1412

[continues previous] And with glad herte he wente him hoom ful sone. [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 217

[continues previous] And pope Urban him cristened right there.
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Second Nun's Tale: 352

He cristned him, and made him in that place
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Knight's Tale: 1412

[continues previous] And with glad herte he wente him hoom ful sone.
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Second Nun's Tale: 353

Parfit in his lerninge, goddes knight.
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Gamelyn's Tale: 192

The false knight his brother lokked it after that, [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 354

And after this Tiburce gat swich grace,
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Man of Law's Tale: 549

Toward his deeth, wher-as him gat no grace,
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Man of Law's Tale: 550

And swich a colour in his face hath had,
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Second Nun's Tale: 349

And after this Tiburce, in good entente,
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Gamelyn's Tale: 191

[continues previous] Tho Gamelyn the yonge was ride out at the gat,
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Gamelyn's Tale: 192

[continues previous] The false knight his brother lokked it after that,
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Second Nun's Tale: 355

That every day he saugh, in tyme and space,
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Melibee's Tale: 5

... have wept hir fille, as for a certain tyme; and thanne shal man doon his diligence with amiable wordes hir to reconforte, and preyen hir of hir weping for to stinte.' For which resoun this noble wyf Prudence suffred hir housbond for to wepe and crye as for a certein space; and whan she saugh hir tyme, she seyde him in this wyse. 'Allas, my lord,' quod she,' why make ye your-self for to be lyk a fool? For sothe, it aperteneth nat to a wys man, to maken swiche a sorwe. Your doghter, with the grace of god, shal warisshe and escape. And al were it ...
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Hous of Fame 3: 952

Hadde I oon foot-brede of space;
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Hous of Fame 3: 953

And every wight that I saugh there
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Second Nun's Tale: 357

That he god axed, it was sped ful sone.
10

Monk's Tale: 608

But of his purpos he was let ful sone.
10

Monk's Tale: 609

God for his manace him so sore smoot
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Troilus and Criseyde 4: 149

Whan axed was for Antenor Criseyde, [continues next]
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Troilus and Criseyde 4: 150

For which ful sone chaungen gan his face, [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 358

It were ful hard by ordre for to seyn
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Clerk's Tale: 1108

It were ful hard to finde now a dayes
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Troilus and Criseyde 1: 836

Ful hard were it to helpen in this cas,
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Troilus and Criseyde 4: 150

[continues previous] For which ful sone chaungen gan his face,
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Second Nun's Tale: 359

How many wondres Iesus for hem wroghte;
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Merchant's Tale: 228

But atte laste, shortly for to seyn, [continues next]
10

Franklin's Tale: 10

But atte laste, she, for his worthinesse, [continues next]
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Prioress' Tale: 146

She cryde, and atte laste thus she wroghte, [continues next]
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Melibee's Tale: 44

... And the Iuges and sovereyns mighten in hir land so muchel suffre of the shrewes and misdoeres, that they sholden by swich suffrance, by proces of tyme, wexen of swich power and might, that they sholden putte out the Iuges and the sovereyns from hir places, and atte laste maken hem lesen hir lordshipes. [continues next]
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Monk's Tale: 280

To no man deigned hir for to be bonde. [continues next]
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Legend of Lucretia: 157

Ne upon hem she dorste nat beholde. [continues next]
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Legend of Lucretia: 158

But atte laste of Tarquiny she hem tolde, [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 360

But atte laste, to tellen short and pleyn,
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Canterbury Tales Prologue: 709

But trewely to tellen, atte laste,
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Knight's Tale: 233

We moste endure it: this is the short and pleyn.' [continues next]
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Knight's Tale: 234

This Palamon answerde, and seyde ageyn, [continues next]
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Knight's Tale: 1407

But atte laste the statue of Venus shook,
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Cook's Tale: 38

And somtyme lad with revel to Newgate;
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Cook's Tale: 39

But atte laste his maister him bithoghte,
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Wife of Bath's Prologue: 811

But atte laste, with muchel care and wo,
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Wife of Bath's Tale: 373

But atte laste he seyde in this manere,
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Friar's Prologue: 5

But atte laste he seyde un-to the Wyf,
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Clerk's Tale: 491

But atte laste speken she bigan,
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Clerk's Tale: 971

But atte laste, whan that thise lordes wende
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Merchant's Tale: 228

[continues previous] But atte laste, shortly for to seyn,
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Merchant's Tale: 837

But atte laste, after a monthe or tweye,
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Franklin's Tale: 10

[continues previous] But atte laste, she, for his worthinesse,
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Prioress' Tale: 146

[continues previous] She cryde, and atte laste thus she wroghte,
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Melibee's Tale: 44

[continues previous] ... biddeth him do sinne." And the Iuges and sovereyns mighten in hir land so muchel suffre of the shrewes and misdoeres, that they sholden by swich suffrance, by proces of tyme, wexen of swich power and might, that they sholden putte out the Iuges and the sovereyns from hir places, and atte laste maken hem lesen hir lordshipes.
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Melibee's Tale: 45

[continues previous] But lat us now putte, that ye have leve to venge yow. I seye ye been nat of might and power as now to venge yow. For if ye wole maken comparisoun un-to the might of your adversaries, ye shul finde in manye thinges, that I have shewed yow er this, ...
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Monk's Tale: 93

But atte laste he made a foul affray;
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[continues previous] To no man deigned hir for to be bonde.
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Monk's Tale: 281

[continues previous] But atte laste hir frendes han hir maried
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Parson's Tale: 30

... the devel, that evere reioyseth him of mannes harm. Of thise two speces comth bakbyting; and this sinne of bakbyting or detraccion hath certeine speces, as thus. Som man preiseth his neighebore by a wikke entente; for he maketh alwey a wikked knotte atte laste ende. Alwey he maketh a 'but' atte laste ende, that is digne of more blame, than worth is al the preisinge. The seconde spece is, that if a man be good and dooth or seith a thing to good entente, the bakbyter wol turne all thilke goodnesse up-so-doun to his shrewed entente. The thridde is, to amenuse the ...
10

Hous of Fame 3: 636

But atte laste hit was on-lofte.
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Legend of Lucretia: 158

[continues previous] But atte laste of Tarquiny she hem tolde,
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Second Nun's Tale: 361

The sergeants of the toun of Rome hem soghte,
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Knight's Tale: 233

[continues previous] We moste endure it: this is the short and pleyn.'
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Franklin's Tale: 643

And bringen hem biforn hem in despyt [continues next]
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Monk's Tale: 686

And un-to Rome made hem tributarie; [continues next]
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Monk's Tale: 687

And sitthe of Rome the emperour was he, [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 362

And hem biforn Almache the prefect broghte,
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Franklin's Tale: 643

[continues previous] And bringen hem biforn hem in despyt
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Monk's Tale: 686

[continues previous] And un-to Rome made hem tributarie;
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Monk's Tale: 687

[continues previous] And sitthe of Rome the emperour was he,
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Second Nun's Tale: 363

Which hem apposed, and knew al hir entente,
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Merchant's Tale: 154

To tellen hem theffect of his entente. [continues next]
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Merchant's Tale: 876

And Damian, that knew al hir entente, [continues next]
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Merchant's Tale: 968

For verraily he knew al hir entente, [continues next]
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Merchant's Tale: 969

And every signe that she coude make [continues next]
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Squire's Tale: 400

Right by hir song, and knew al hir entente. [continues next]
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Franklin's Tale: 450

He tolde hem al that was in hir entente.
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Troilus and Criseyde 4: 657

Al hir entente, and in this cas the beste; [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 364

And to the image of Iupiter hem sente,
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Merchant's Tale: 153

[continues previous] And for his freendes on a day he sente,
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Merchant's Tale: 154

[continues previous] To tellen hem theffect of his entente.
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Merchant's Tale: 876

[continues previous] And Damian, that knew al hir entente,
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Merchant's Tale: 877

[continues previous] The cliket countrefeted prively;
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Merchant's Tale: 969

[continues previous] And every signe that she coude make
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Squire's Tale: 400

[continues previous] Right by hir song, and knew al hir entente.
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[continues previous] The knotte, why that every tale is told,
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[continues previous] Al hir entente, and in this cas the beste;
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Second Nun's Tale: 366

Swap of his heed, this is my sentence here.'
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Parson's Tale: 81

... of the blissed Magdelene, that fulfilleth holy chirche of good odour. The thridde manere of chastitee is virginitee, and it bihoveth that she be holy in herte and clene of body; thanne is she spouse to Iesu Crist, and she is the lyf of angeles. She is the preisinge of this world, and she is as thise martirs in egalitee; she hath in hir that tonge may nat telle ne herte thinke. Virginitee baar oure lord Iesu Crist, and virgin was him-selve. [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 367

Anon thise martirs that I yow devyse,
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[continues previous] ... holy chirche of good odour. The thridde manere of chastitee is virginitee, and it bihoveth that she be holy in herte and clene of body; thanne is she spouse to Iesu Crist, and she is the lyf of angeles. She is the preisinge of this world, and she is as thise martirs in egalitee; she hath in hir that tonge may nat telle ne herte thinke. Virginitee baar oure lord Iesu Crist, and virgin was him-selve.
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And al the whyl which that I yow devyse, [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 368

Oon Maximus, that was an officere
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[continues previous] And al the whyl which that I yow devyse,
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[continues previous] This was his lyf; with al his fulle might,
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Second Nun's Tale: 370

Hem hente; and whan he forth the seintes ladde,
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Monk's Tale: 269

She was so swift that she anon hem hente,
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Monk's Tale: 270

And whan that she was elder, she wolde kille
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Second Nun's Tale: 392

Men ladde hem forth to doon the sacrifyse.
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Second Nun's Tale: 393

But whan they weren to the place broght,
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Parson's Tale: 12

... sinnes. For, as seith seint Bernard: 'whyl that I live, I shal have remembrance of the travailles that oure lord Crist suffred in preching; his werinesse in travailling, hise temptacions whan he fasted, hise longe wakinges whan he preyde, hise teres whan that he weep for pitee of good peple; the wo and the shame and the filthe that men seyden to him; of the foule spitting that men spitte in his face, of the buffettes that men yaven him, of the foule mowes, and of the repreves that men to him seyden; of the nayles with whiche he was nailed ... [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 371

Him-self he weep, for pitee that he hadde.
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Knight's Tale: 719

And whan that he had herd Arcites tale, [continues next]
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Knight's Tale: 720

As he were wood, with face deed and pale, [continues next]
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Knight's Tale: 2020

Therwith he weep that pitee was to here.
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Reeve's Prologue: 45

Whan that our host hadde herd this sermoning, [continues next]
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Reeve's Prologue: 46

He gan to speke as lordly as a king; [continues next]
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Wife of Bath's Prologue: 829

The Frere lough, whan he hadde herd al this, [continues next]
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Merchant's Tale: 363

For whan that he him-self concluded hadde, [continues next]
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Melibee's Tale: 13

Yet hadde this Melibeus in his conseil many folk, that prively in his ere conseilled him certeyn thing, and conseilled him the contrarie in general audience. Whan Melibeus hadde herd that the gretteste partie of his conseil weren accorded that he sholde maken werre, anoon he consented to hir conseilling, and fully affermed hir sentence. Thanne dame Prudence, whan that she saugh how that hir housbonde shoop him for to wreken him on his foos, and to biginne werre, she in ... [continues next]
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Parson's Tale: 12

[continues previous] ... is remembrance of the passion that oure lord Iesu Crist suffred for our sinnes. For, as seith seint Bernard: 'whyl that I live, I shal have remembrance of the travailles that oure lord Crist suffred in preching; his werinesse in travailling, hise temptacions whan he fasted, hise longe wakinges whan he preyde, hise teres whan that he weep for pitee of good peple; the wo and the shame and the filthe that men seyden to him; of the foule spitting that men spitte in his face, of the buffettes that men yaven him, of the foule mowes, and of the repreves that men to him seyden; of the nayles with ... [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 372

Whan Maximus had herd the seintes lore,
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Knight's Tale: 719

[continues previous] And whan that he had herd Arcites tale,
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Reeve's Prologue: 45

[continues previous] Whan that our host hadde herd this sermoning,
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Wife of Bath's Prologue: 829

[continues previous] The Frere lough, whan he hadde herd al this, [continues next]
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Merchant's Tale: 363

[continues previous] For whan that he him-self concluded hadde,
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Melibee's Tale: 13

[continues previous] Yet hadde this Melibeus in his conseil many folk, that prively in his ere conseilled him certeyn thing, and conseilled him the contrarie in general audience. Whan Melibeus hadde herd that the gretteste partie of his conseil weren accorded that he sholde maken werre, anoon he consented to hir conseilling, and fully affermed hir sentence. Thanne dame Prudence, whan that she saugh how that hir housbonde shoop him for to wreken him on his foos, and to biginne werre, she in ful ...
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Parson's Tale: 12

[continues previous] ... passion that oure lord Iesu Crist suffred for our sinnes. For, as seith seint Bernard: 'whyl that I live, I shal have remembrance of the travailles that oure lord Crist suffred in preching; his werinesse in travailling, hise temptacions whan he fasted, hise longe wakinges whan he preyde, hise teres whan that he weep for pitee of good peple; the wo and the shame and the filthe that men seyden to him; of the foule spitting that men spitte in his face, of the buffettes that men yaven him, of the foule mowes, and of the repreves that men to him ...
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Second Nun's Tale: 373

He gat him of the tormentoures leve,
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Wife of Bath's Prologue: 829

[continues previous] The Frere lough, whan he hadde herd al this,
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Second Nun's Tale: 375

And with hir preching, er that it were eve,
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Man of Law's Tale: 475

That she the constable, er that it were eve, [continues next]
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Man of Law's Tale: 476

Converted, and on Crist made him bileve. [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 376

They gonnen fro the tormentours to reve,
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Man of Law's Tale: 475

[continues previous] That she the constable, er that it were eve,
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Second Nun's Tale: 379

Cecilie cam, whan it was woxen night,
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Second Nun's Tale: 381

And afterward, whan day was woxen light, [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 380

With preestes that hem cristned alle y-fere;
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Second Nun's Tale: 382

[continues previous] Cecile hem seyde with a ful sobre chere,
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Parson's Tale: 104

... my lyves ende, sende me grace to biwayle my giltes, and to studie to the salvacioun of my soule: — and graunte me grace of verray penitence, confessioun and satisfaccioun to doon in this present lyf; thurgh the benigne grace of him that is king of kinges and preest over alle preestes, that boghte us with the precious blood of his herte; so that I may been oon of hem at the day of dome that shulle be saved: Qui cum patre, &c.
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Troilus and Criseyde 3: 231

To tale; and wel was hem they were y-fere. [continues next]
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Troilus and Criseyde 5: 1771

Reed Dares, he can telle hem alle y-fere.
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Second Nun's Tale: 381

And afterward, whan day was woxen light,
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Second Nun's Tale: 379

Cecilie cam, whan it was woxen night, [continues next]
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Troilus and Criseyde 3: 231

[continues previous] To tale; and wel was hem they were y-fere.
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Troilus and Criseyde 3: 232

[continues previous] Whan every wight was voided but they two,
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Second Nun's Tale: 382

Cecile hem seyde with a ful sobre chere,
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Man of Law's Prologue: 97

And with that word he, with a sobre chere,
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Clerk's Tale: 310

And forth he gooth with a ful sobre chere [continues next]
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Clerk's Tale: 409

With sterne face and with ful trouble chere,
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Clerk's Tale: 410

And seyde thus, 'Grisild,' quod he, 'that day
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Shipman's Tale: 426

Turne hiderward and maketh bettre chere.' [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 380

[continues previous] With preestes that hem cristned alle y-fere;
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Troilus and Criseyde 1: 1012

But hotter wex his love, and thus he seyde,
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Troilus and Criseyde 1: 1013

With sobre chere, al-though his herte pleyde, [continues next]
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Troilus and Criseyde 3: 747

And Pandarus, with a ful sobre chere, [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 383

'Now, Cristes owene knightes leve and dere,
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Clerk's Tale: 310

[continues previous] And forth he gooth with a ful sobre chere
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Clerk's Tale: 311

[continues previous] Out at the dore, and after that cam she,
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Shipman's Tale: 425

[continues previous] Forgive it me, myn owene spouse dere;
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Shipman's Tale: 426

[continues previous] Turne hiderward and maketh bettre chere.'
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Troilus and Criseyde 1: 1014

[continues previous] 'Now blisful Venus helpe, er that I sterve,
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Troilus and Criseyde 3: 747

[continues previous] And Pandarus, with a ful sobre chere,
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Second Nun's Tale: 386

Ye han for sothe y-doon a greet bataille,
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Gamelyn's Tale: 270

For sothe at this tyme this feire is y-doon.' [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 387

Your cours is doon, your feith han ye conserved,
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Gamelyn's Tale: 270

[continues previous] For sothe at this tyme this feire is y-doon.'
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Second Nun's Tale: 388

Goth to the corone of lyf that may nat faille;
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Man of Law's Tale: 716

Sith thou art rightful Iuge, how may it be [continues next]
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Man of Law's Tale: 717

That thou wolt suffren innocents to spille, [continues next]
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Parson's Tale: 19

... the flesh to him disobeisaunt thurgh concupiscence, which yet is cleped norissinge of sinne and occasion of sinne. Therfore, al the whyle that a man hath in him the peyne of concupiscence, it is impossible but he be tempted somtyme, and moeved in his flesh to sinne. And this thing may nat faille as longe as he liveth; it may wel wexe feble and faille, by vertu of baptesme and by the grace of god thurgh penitence; but fully ne shal it nevere quenche, that he ne shal som tyme be moeved in him-self, but-if he were al refreyded by siknesse, or by ...
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Second Nun's Tale: 389

The rightful Iuge, which that ye han served,
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Knight's Tale: 861

And as thou art a rightful lord and Iuge, [continues next]
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Man of Law's Tale: 716

[continues previous] Sith thou art rightful Iuge, how may it be
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Man of Law's Tale: 717

[continues previous] That thou wolt suffren innocents to spille,
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Friar's Prologue: 7

Ye han heer touched, al-so moot I thee, [continues next]
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Melibee's Tale: 77

... it is writen, that "the olde good loos or good name of a man is sone goon and passed, whan it is nat newed ne renovelled." And as touchinge that ye seyn, ye wole exile your adversaries, that thinketh me muchel agayn resoun and out of mesure, considered the power that they han yeve yow up-on hem-self. And it is writen, that "he is worthy to lesen his privilege that misuseth the might and the power that is yeven him." And I sette cas ye mighte enioyne hem that peyne by right and by lawe, which I trowe ye mowe nat do, I ... [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 390

Shall yeve it yow, as ye han it deserved.'
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Knight's Tale: 862

[continues previous] Ne yeve us neither mercy ne refuge,
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Friar's Prologue: 6

[continues previous] 'Dame,' quod he, 'god yeve yow right good lyf!
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Friar's Prologue: 7

[continues previous] Ye han heer touched, al-so moot I thee,
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Franklin's Tale: 769

She may have bettre fortune than yow semeth; [continues next]
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Franklin's Tale: 770

And whan that ye han herd the tale, demeth. [continues next]
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Melibee's Tale: 19

Sir, ye ne be nat alwey in lyke disposicioun; for certes, som thing that somtyme semeth to yow that it is good for to do, another tyme it semeth to yow the contrarie. [continues next]
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Melibee's Tale: 20

Whan ye han taken conseil in your-self, and han demed by good deliberacion swich thing as you semeth best, thanne rede I yow, that ye kepe it secree. Biwrey nat your conseil to no persone, but-if so be that ye wenen sikerly that, thurgh your biwreying, your condicioun shal be to yow the ... [continues next]
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[continues previous] ... writen, that "the olde good loos or good name of a man is sone goon and passed, whan it is nat newed ne renovelled." And as touchinge that ye seyn, ye wole exile your adversaries, that thinketh me muchel agayn resoun and out of mesure, considered the power that they han yeve yow up-on hem-self. And it is writen, that "he is worthy to lesen his privilege that misuseth the might and the power that is yeven him." And I sette cas ye mighte enioyne hem that peyne by right and by lawe, which I trowe ye mowe nat do, I seye, ye mighte nat putten it ... [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 391

And whan this thing was seyd as I devyse,
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Franklin's Tale: 770

[continues previous] And whan that ye han herd the tale, demeth.
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Sir Thopas' Prologue: 1

Whan seyd was al this miracle, every man
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Sir Thopas' Prologue: 2

As sobre was, that wonder was to se,
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Melibee's Tale: 20

[continues previous] Whan ye han taken conseil in your-self, and han demed by good deliberacion swich thing as you semeth best, thanne rede I yow, that ye kepe it secree. Biwrey nat your conseil to no persone, but-if so be that ye wenen sikerly that, thurgh your biwreying, your condicioun shal be to ...
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Melibee's Tale: 77

[continues previous] ... loos or good name of a man is sone goon and passed, whan it is nat newed ne renovelled." And as touchinge that ye seyn, ye wole exile your adversaries, that thinketh me muchel agayn resoun and out of mesure, considered the power that they han yeve yow up-on hem-self. And it is writen, that "he is worthy to lesen his privilege that misuseth the might and the power that is yeven him." And I sette cas ye mighte enioyne hem that peyne by right and by lawe, which I trowe ye mowe nat do, I seye, ye mighte nat putten ...
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Troilus and Criseyde 4: 1416

That al this thing was seyd of good entente;
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Second Nun's Tale: 392

Men ladde hem forth to doon the sacrifyse.
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Second Nun's Tale: 370

Hem hente; and whan he forth the seintes ladde, [continues next]
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Troilus and Criseyde 3: 1708

Ne shal I never doon him sacrifyse!' [continues next]
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Troilus and Criseyde 3: 1709

But nedes day departe moste hem sone, [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 393

But whan they weren to the place broght,
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Second Nun's Tale: 370

[continues previous] Hem hente; and whan he forth the seintes ladde,
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Troilus and Criseyde 3: 1709

[continues previous] But nedes day departe moste hem sone,
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Second Nun's Tale: 396

But on hir knees they setten hem adoun
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Knight's Tale: 900

And on hir bare knees adoun they falle,
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Gamelyn's Tale: 705

Whan they had him founde on knees they hem sette, [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 226

They setten hem ful softely adoun,
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 301

They setten hem ful softely adoun. [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 397

With humble herte and sad devocioun,
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Gamelyn's Tale: 706

[continues previous] And a-doun with here hood and here lord grette;
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 300

[continues previous] And with that word, a-compas enviroun,
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Second Nun's Tale: 401

With pitous teres tolde it anon-right,
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Troilus and Criseyde 2: 1551

God woot, that he it grauntede anon-right, [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 402

That he hir soules saugh to heven glyde
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Troilus and Criseyde 2: 1551

[continues previous] God woot, that he it grauntede anon-right,
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Troilus and Criseyde 2: 1552

[continues previous] To been hir fulle freend with al his might.
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Second Nun's Tale: 406

With whippe of leed, til he his lyf gan lete.
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Wife of Bath's Tale: 39

So longe preyeden the king of grace, [continues next]
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Wife of Bath's Tale: 40

Til he his lyf him graunted in the place, [continues next]
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Shipman's Tale: 306

He let his lyf, and there I lete him dwelle. [continues next]
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Hous of Fame 2: 582

And gan forth to the paleys goon. [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 407

Cecile him took and buried him anoon
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Wife of Bath's Tale: 40

[continues previous] Til he his lyf him graunted in the place,
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Shipman's Tale: 306

[continues previous] He let his lyf, and there I lete him dwelle.
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Hous of Fame 2: 581

[continues previous] And I of him took leve anoon,
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Hous of Fame 2: 582

[continues previous] And gan forth to the paleys goon.
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Second Nun's Tale: 410

And after this Almachius hastily
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Second Nun's Tale: 421

Almachius, that herde of this doinge, [continues next]
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Canon's Yeoman's Tale: 555

He bad his servant fecchen him this thing, [continues next]
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Canon's Yeoman's Tale: 556

And he al redy was at his bidding, [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 411

Bad his ministres fecchen openly
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Second Nun's Tale: 422

[continues previous] Bad fecchen Cecile, that he might hir see, [continues next]
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Canon's Yeoman's Tale: 555

[continues previous] He bad his servant fecchen him this thing,
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Second Nun's Tale: 412

Cecile, so that she mighte in his presence
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Second Nun's Tale: 421

[continues previous] Almachius, that herde of this doinge,
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Second Nun's Tale: 422

[continues previous] Bad fecchen Cecile, that he might hir see,
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Second Nun's Tale: 414

But they, converted at hir wyse lore,
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Romaunt of the Rose: 5443

They maken it hole in many wyse, [continues next]
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Romaunt of the Rose: 5444

And hoten hem hir ful servyse, [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 415

Wepten ful sore, and yaven ful credence
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Romaunt of the Rose: 5444

[continues previous] And hoten hem hir ful servyse,
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Romaunt of the Rose: 5445

[continues previous] How sore that it do hem smerte,
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Second Nun's Tale: 418

Is verray god, this is al our sentence,
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Consolatione Philosophie 5 Prose 1: 30

alle thinges by ordre? For this sentence is verray and [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 419

That hath so good a servant him to serve;
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Consolatione Philosophie 5 Prose 1: 31

[continues previous] sooth, that "nothing ne hath his beinge of naught"; to the
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Second Nun's Tale: 421

Almachius, that herde of this doinge,
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Second Nun's Tale: 410

And after this Almachius hastily [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 412

Cecile, so that she mighte in his presence [continues next]
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Canon's Yeoman's Tale: 555

He bad his servant fecchen him this thing, [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 422

Bad fecchen Cecile, that he might hir see,
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Second Nun's Tale: 411

[continues previous] Bad his ministres fecchen openly
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Second Nun's Tale: 412

[continues previous] Cecile, so that she mighte in his presence
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Canon's Yeoman's Tale: 555

[continues previous] He bad his servant fecchen him this thing,
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Canon's Yeoman's Tale: 556

[continues previous] And he al redy was at his bidding,
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Second Nun's Tale: 424

'What maner womman artow?' tho quod he.
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Merchant's Tale: 958

I am a gentil womman and no wenche. [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 425

'I am a gentil womman born,' quod she.
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Merchant's Tale: 958

[continues previous] I am a gentil womman and no wenche. [continues next]
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Shipman's Tale: 214

'Qui la?' quod he. 'Peter! it am I,' [continues next]
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Shipman's Tale: 215

Quod she, 'what, sire, how longe wol ye faste? [continues next]
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Parson's Tale: 74

... departe. God woot, this sinne is ful displesaunt thing to god; for he seyde himself, 'do no lecherie.' And therfore he putte grete peynes agayns this sinne in the olde lawe. If womman thral were taken in this sinne, she sholde be beten with staves to the deeth. And if she were a gentil womman, she sholde be slayn with stones. And if she were a bisshoppes doghter, she sholde been brent, by goddes comandement. Forther over, by the sinne of Lecherie, god dreynte al the world at the diluge. And after that, he brente fyve citees with thonder-leyt, and sank hem in-to helle.
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Consolatione Philosophie 4 Prose 2: 36

'Remembreth thee,' quod she, 'that I have gadered and [continues next]
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Consolatione Philosophie 5 Prose 4: 32

that ther be no prescience. Thanne axe I,' quod she, 'in as [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 426

'I axe thee,' quod he, 'thogh it thee greve,
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Merchant's Tale: 958

[continues previous] I am a gentil womman and no wenche.
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Shipman's Tale: 214

[continues previous] 'Qui la?' quod he. 'Peter! it am I,'
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Shipman's Tale: 215

[continues previous] Quod she, 'what, sire, how longe wol ye faste?
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Consolatione Philosophie 4 Prose 2: 36

[continues previous] 'Remembreth thee,' quod she, 'that I have gadered and
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Consolatione Philosophie 5 Prose 4: 32

[continues previous] that ther be no prescience. Thanne axe I,' quod she, 'in as
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Second Nun's Tale: 428

'Ye han bigonne your question folily,'
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Man of Law's Tale: 1009

I am your doghter Custance,' quod she, [continues next]
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Man of Law's Tale: 1010

'That whylom ye han sent un-to Surrye. [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 429

Quod she, 'that wolden two answeres conclude
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Man of Law's Tale: 1009

[continues previous] I am your doghter Custance,' quod she,
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Man of Law's Tale: 1010

[continues previous] 'That whylom ye han sent un-to Surrye.
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Second Nun's Tale: 432

'Of whennes comth thyn answering so rude?'
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Consolatione Philosophie 5 Metre 4: 18

and yildeth images ydel and veyn in the manere of a mirour, [continues next]
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Consolatione Philosophie 5 Metre 4: 19

whennes thryveth thanne or whennes comth thilke knowinge in [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 433

'Of whennes?' quod she, whan that she was freyned,
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Melibee's Tale: 75

And whan that dame Prudence saugh hir tyme, she freyned and axed hir lord Melibee, what vengeance he thoughte to taken of hise adversaries?
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Consolatione Philosophie 5 Metre 4: 18

[continues previous] and yildeth images ydel and veyn in the manere of a mirour,
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Consolatione Philosophie 5 Metre 4: 19

[continues previous] whennes thryveth thanne or whennes comth thilke knowinge in
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Second Nun's Tale: 435

Almachius seyde, 'ne takestow non hede
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Consolatione Philosophie 1 Prose 6: 22

governed by god, with whiche governailes takestow hede that
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Second Nun's Tale: 437

'Your might,' quod she, 'ful litel is to drede;
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Nun's Priest's Tale: 289

That many a dreem ful sore is for to drede. [continues next]
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Consolatione Philosophie 2 Prose 4: 73

non adversitee, anon he is throwen adoun for every litel thing. [continues next]
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Consolatione Philosophie 2 Prose 4: 74

And ful litel thinges ben tho that withdrawen the somme or the [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 438

For every mortal mannes power nis
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Nun's Priest's Tale: 289

[continues previous] That many a dreem ful sore is for to drede.
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Consolatione Philosophie 2 Prose 4: 73

[continues previous] non adversitee, anon he is throwen adoun for every litel thing.
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Second Nun's Tale: 441

May al the boost of it be leyd ful lowe.'
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Monk's Tale: 148

Er he be war, is ofte y-leyd ful lowe. [continues next]
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Monk's Tale: 149

Ful wys is he that can him-selven knowe. [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 442

'Ful wrongfully bigonne thou,' quod he,
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Monk's Tale: 148

[continues previous] Er he be war, is ofte y-leyd ful lowe.
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Monk's Tale: 149

[continues previous] Ful wys is he that can him-selven knowe.
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Second Nun's Tale: 444

Wostow nat how our mighty princes free
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Second Nun's Tale: 470

Han noght our mighty princes to me yeven, [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 445

Han thus comanded and maad ordinaunce,
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Wife of Bath's Tale: 175

To every wight comanded was silence, [continues next]
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Wife of Bath's Tale: 176

And that the knight sholde telle in audience, [continues next]
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Franklin's Tale: 806

Quit every surement and every bond, [continues next]
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Franklin's Tale: 807

That ye han maad to me as heer-biforn, [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 470

[continues previous] Han noght our mighty princes to me yeven,
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Second Nun's Tale: 446

That every cristen wight shal han penaunce
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Wife of Bath's Tale: 175

[continues previous] To every wight comanded was silence,
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Wife of Bath's Tale: 176

[continues previous] And that the knight sholde telle in audience,
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Franklin's Tale: 806

[continues previous] Quit every surement and every bond,
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Franklin's Tale: 807

[continues previous] That ye han maad to me as heer-biforn,
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Second Nun's Tale: 447

But-if that he his cristendom withseye,
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Canterbury Tales Prologue: 807

And who-so wol my Iugement withseye [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 448

And goon al quit, if he wol it reneye?'
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Canterbury Tales Prologue: 807

[continues previous] And who-so wol my Iugement withseye
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Canterbury Tales Prologue: 808

[continues previous] Shal paye al that we spenden by the weye.
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Second Nun's Tale: 449

'Your princes erren, as your nobley dooth,'
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Wife of Bath's Prologue: 794

And he up-stirte as dooth a wood leoun, [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 450

Quod tho Cecile, 'and with a wood sentence
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Wife of Bath's Prologue: 794

[continues previous] And he up-stirte as dooth a wood leoun,
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Wife of Bath's Prologue: 795

[continues previous] And with his fist he smoot me on the heed,
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Second Nun's Tale: 451

Ye make us gilty, and it is nat sooth;
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Melibee's Tale: 49

... that taketh an hound by the eres." For right as he that taketh a straunge hound by the eres is outherwhyle biten with the hound, right in the same wyse is it resoun that he have harm, that by his inpacience medleth him of the noyse of another man, wher-as it aperteneth nat un-to him. But ye knowen wel that this dede, that is to seyn, my grief and my disese, toucheth me right ny. And therfore, though I be wroth and inpacient, it is no merveille. And savinge your grace, I can nat seen that it mighte greetly harme me though I ... [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 452

For ye, that knowen wel our innocence,
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Canterbury Tales Prologue: 732

For this ye knowen al-so wel as I, [continues next]
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Knight's Tale: 1253

Ye knowen wel, that every lusty knight,
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Knight's Tale: 1254

That loveth paramours, and hath his might,
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Friar's Tale: 310

Ye knowen wel that I am povre and old;
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Franklin's Tale: 321

Ye knowen wel, lord, that right as hir desyr [continues next]
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Melibee's Tale: 24

... thou shalt repente, thanne is it bettre that thou suffre than biginne. Wel seyn they, that defenden every wight to assaye any thing of which he is in doute, whether he may parfourne it or no. And after, whan ye han examined your conseil as I have seyd biforn, and knowen wel that ye may parfourne youre emprise, conferme it thanne sadly til it be at an ende.
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Melibee's Tale: 46

Forther-more, ye knowen wel that, after the comune sawe, "it is a woodnesse a man to stryve with a strenger or a more mighty man than he is him-self; and for to stryve with a man of evene strengthe, that is to seyn, with as strong a man as he, it is peril; and for ...
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Melibee's Tale: 48

[continues previous] ... with-outen tarying or delay, for to defenden him and nat for to vengen him. And it bihoveth that a man putte swich attemperance in his defence, that men have no cause ne matere to repreven him that defendeth him of excesse and outrage; for elles were it agayn resoun. Pardee, ye knowen wel, that ye maken no defence as now for to defende yow, but for to venge yow; and so seweth it that ye han no wil to do your dede attemprely. And therfore, me thinketh that pacience is good. For Salomon seith: that "he that is nat pacient shal have greet harm."' [continues next]
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Melibee's Tale: 49

[continues previous] ... eres." For right as he that taketh a straunge hound by the eres is outherwhyle biten with the hound, right in the same wyse is it resoun that he have harm, that by his inpacience medleth him of the noyse of another man, wher-as it aperteneth nat un-to him. But ye knowen wel that this dede, that is to seyn, my grief and my disese, toucheth me right ny. And therfore, though I be wroth and inpacient, it is no merveille. And savinge your grace, I can nat seen that it mighte greetly harme me though I toke vengeaunce; for I am richer and more mighty than myne enemys been. And wel knowen ye, that by moneye and by havinge grete possessions been all the thinges of this world governed. And Salomon seith: that "alle thinges obeyen to moneye."' [continues next]
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Melibee's Tale: 55

'Certes,' quod she, 'I conseille yow that ye accorde with youre adversaries, and that ye haue pees with hem. For seint Iame seith in hise epistles: that "by concord and pees the smale richesses wexen grete, and by debaat and discord the grete richesses fallen doun." And ye knowen wel that oon of the gretteste and most sovereyn thing, that is in this world, is unitee and pees. And therfore seyde oure lord Iesu Crist to hise apostles in this wyse: "wel happy and blessed been they that loven and purchacen pees; for they been called children of god."' 'A!' quod Melibee, 'now se I wel that ye loven nat myn honour ne my worshipe. Ye knowen wel that myne adversaries han bigonnen this debaat and brige by hir outrage; and ye see wel that they ne requeren ne preyen me nat of pees, ne they asken nat to be reconsiled. Wol ye thanne that I go and meke me and obeye me to hem, and crye hem mercy? ...
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Melibee's Tale: 72

... thus,' quod Melibee, 'and sooth it is, that ye, causeless, and with-outen skile and resoun, han doon grete iniuries and wronges to me and to my wyf Prudence, and to my doghter also. For ye han entred in-to myn hous by violence, and have doon swich outrage, that alle men knowen wel that ye have deserved the deeth; and therfore wol I knowe and wite of yow, whether ye wol putte the punissement and the chastysinge and the vengeance of this outrage in the wil of me and of my wyf Prudence; or ye wol nat?'
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Hous of Fame 1: 326

Y-wis, my dere herte, ye
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Hous of Fame 1: 327

Knowen ful wel that never yit, [continues next]
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Parlement of Foules: 393

The tercel egle, as that ye knowen wel, [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 453

For as muche as we doon a reverence
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Canterbury Tales Prologue: 732

[continues previous] For this ye knowen al-so wel as I,
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Franklin's Tale: 321

[continues previous] Ye knowen wel, lord, that right as hir desyr
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Melibee's Tale: 48

[continues previous] ... and nat for to vengen him. And it bihoveth that a man putte swich attemperance in his defence, that men have no cause ne matere to repreven him that defendeth him of excesse and outrage; for elles were it agayn resoun. Pardee, ye knowen wel, that ye maken no defence as now for to defende yow, but for to venge yow; and so seweth it that ye han no wil to do your dede attemprely. And therfore, me thinketh that pacience is good. For Salomon seith: that "he that is nat pacient shal have greet harm."'
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Hous of Fame 1: 328

[continues previous] As fer-forth as I hadde wit,
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Parlement of Foules: 393

[continues previous] The tercel egle, as that ye knowen wel,
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Second Nun's Tale: 455

Ye putte on us a cryme, and eek a blame.
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Miller's Prologue: 77

Avyseth yow and putte me out of blame;
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Miller's Prologue: 78

And eek men shal nat make ernest of game.
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Second Nun's Tale: 458

Almache answerde, 'chees oon of thise two,
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Knight's Tale: 2170

That nedeth, in oon of thise termes two,
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Man of Law's Tale: 279

And cristendom of preestes handes fonge, [continues next]
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Franklin's Tale: 631

Oon of thise two bihoveth me to chese. [continues next]
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Consolatione Philosophie 4 Prose 2: 18

is to seyn, wil and power; and yif that oon of thise two fayleth,
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Second Nun's Tale: 459

Do sacrifyce, or cristendom reneye,
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Man of Law's Tale: 278

[continues previous] And seyde him, that she wolde reneye hir lay, [continues next]
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Man of Law's Tale: 279

[continues previous] And cristendom of preestes handes fonge, [continues next]
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Franklin's Tale: 630

[continues previous] Save only deeth or elles dishonour;
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Second Nun's Tale: 460

That thou mowe now escapen by that weye.'
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Man of Law's Tale: 278

[continues previous] And seyde him, that she wolde reneye hir lay,
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Second Nun's Tale: 461

At which the holy blisful fayre mayde
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Second Nun's Tale: 57

Now help, thou meke and blisful fayre mayde, [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 293

Seyde this blisful fayre mayde dere; [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 462

Gan for to laughe, and to the Iuge seyde,
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Physician's Tale: 256

And to the Iuge he gan it to presente,
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Nun's Priest's Tale: 267

Gan for to laughe, and scorned him ful faste.
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Second Nun's Tale: 57

[continues previous] Now help, thou meke and blisful fayre mayde,
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Second Nun's Tale: 294

[continues previous] And after that she seyde as ye may here:
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Hous of Fame 3: 718

That every wight gan on hem shoute,
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Hous of Fame 3: 719

And for to laughe as they were wode;
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Second Nun's Tale: 468

To whom Almachius, 'unsely wrecche,
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Consolatione Philosophie 4 Prose 4: 81

demen him more unsely than thilke wrecche of whiche the unselinesse [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 469

Ne woostow nat how far my might may strecche?
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Consolatione Philosophie 4 Prose 4: 80

[continues previous] ther be yit another yvel anexed and knit to him, shal nat men
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Legend of Hypsipyle and Medea: 256

I wot wel that my might ne my labour
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Legend of Hypsipyle and Medea: 257

May nat deserve hit in my lyves day;
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Second Nun's Tale: 470

Han noght our mighty princes to me yeven,
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Second Nun's Tale: 444

Wostow nat how our mighty princes free
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Second Nun's Tale: 445

Han thus comanded and maad ordinaunce,
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Second Nun's Tale: 480

Thou seyst, thy princes han thee yeven might [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 481

Bothe for to sleen and for to quiken a wight; [continues next]
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Consolatione Philosophie 4 Prose 6: 219

som othre folk is yeven power to punisshen, for that it shal be [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 471

Ye, bothe power and auctoritee
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Second Nun's Tale: 481

[continues previous] Bothe for to sleen and for to quiken a wight;
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Consolatione Philosophie 4 Prose 6: 218

[continues previous] hem in-to distruccioun that they han deserved. And to [continues next]
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Consolatione Philosophie 4 Prose 6: 219

[continues previous] som othre folk is yeven power to punisshen, for that it shal be [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 472

To maken folk to dyen or to liven?
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Consolatione Philosophie 4 Prose 6: 218

[continues previous] hem in-to distruccioun that they han deserved. And to
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Consolatione Philosophie 4 Prose 6: 219

[continues previous] som othre folk is yeven power to punisshen, for that it shal be
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Second Nun's Tale: 473

Why spekestow so proudly than to me?'
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Merchant's Tale: 1071

I am a king, it sit me noght to lye.' [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 474

'I speke noght but stedfastly,' quod she,
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Merchant's Tale: 1071

[continues previous] I am a king, it sit me noght to lye.'
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Merchant's Tale: 1072

[continues previous] 'And I,' quod she, 'a queene of fayërye.
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Hous of Fame 3: 474

'For me list hit noght,' quod she;
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Hous of Fame 3: 475

'No wight shal speke of yow, y-wis,
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Legend of Phyllis: 127

But I wot why ye come nat,' quod she; [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 475

'Nat proudly, for I seye, as for my syde,
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Legend of Phyllis: 127

[continues previous] But I wot why ye come nat,' quod she;
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Legend of Phyllis: 128

[continues previous] 'For I was of my love to you so free.
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Second Nun's Tale: 477

And if thou drede nat a sooth to here,
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Physician's Tale: 173

Lat do him calle, and I wol gladly here; [continues next]
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Romaunt of the Rose: 2388

Have seid thee here [al] openly, [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 478

Than wol I shewe al openly, by right,
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Physician's Tale: 173

[continues previous] Lat do him calle, and I wol gladly here;
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Physician's Tale: 174

[continues previous] Thou shall have al right, and no wrong here.'
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Romaunt of the Rose: 1585

Right as a mirour openly [continues next]
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Romaunt of the Rose: 1586

Sheweth al thing that stant therby, [continues next]
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Romaunt of the Rose: 2387

[continues previous] Whan thou hast yeven thyn herte, as I
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Romaunt of the Rose: 2388

[continues previous] Have seid thee here [al] openly,
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Romaunt of the Rose: 2389

[continues previous] Than aventures shulle thee falle,
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Second Nun's Tale: 479

That thou hast maad a ful gret lesing here.
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Romaunt of the Rose: 1586

[continues previous] Sheweth al thing that stant therby,
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Troilus and Criseyde 1: 1022

Of thee, hir eem, she nil no swich thing here.' [continues next]
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Troilus and Criseyde 1: 1023

Quod Pandarus, 'thou hast a ful gret care [continues next]
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Troilus and Criseyde 1: 1024

Lest that the cherl may falle out of the mone! [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 480

Thou seyst, thy princes han thee yeven might
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Second Nun's Tale: 470

Han noght our mighty princes to me yeven, [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 484

But thou mayst seyn, thy princes han thee maked [continues next]
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Troilus and Criseyde 1: 1023

[continues previous] Quod Pandarus, 'thou hast a ful gret care
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Second Nun's Tale: 481

Bothe for to sleen and for to quiken a wight;
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Second Nun's Tale: 470

[continues previous] Han noght our mighty princes to me yeven,
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Second Nun's Tale: 471

[continues previous] Ye, bothe power and auctoritee
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Second Nun's Tale: 485

[continues previous] Ministre of deeth; for if thou speke of mo,
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Consolatione Philosophie 4 Prose 3: 71

bitydeth it, that yif thou seest a wight that be transformed into [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 482

Thou, that ne mayst but only lyf bireve,
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Second Nun's Tale: 322

If this were livinge only and non other. [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 323

But ther is better lyf in other place, [continues next]
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Consolatione Philosophie 4 Prose 2: 2

so grete thinges; ne I ne doute nat that thou ne mayst wel [continues next]
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Consolatione Philosophie 4 Prose 2: 3

performe that thou bihetest. But I preye thee only this, that [continues next]
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Consolatione Philosophie 4 Prose 3: 71

[continues previous] bitydeth it, that yif thou seest a wight that be transformed into
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Consolatione Philosophie 4 Prose 3: 72

[continues previous] vyces, thou ne mayst nat wene that he be a man.
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Second Nun's Tale: 483

Thou hast non other power ne no leve!
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Knight's Tale: 277

Neither of us in love to hindren other,