Comparison of Geoffrey Chaucer Legend of Good Women Prologue A to Geoffrey Chaucer

Comparison of Geoffrey Chaucer Legend of Good Women Prologue A to Geoffrey Chaucer

Summary

Geoffrey Chaucer Legend of Good Women Prologue A has 545 lines, and 81% of them have strong matches at magnitude 15+ in Geoffrey Chaucer. 14% of the lines have weak matches at magnitude 10 to 14. 5% of the lines have no match. On average, each line has 1.61 strong matches and 3.35 weak matches.

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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 1

A thousand sythes have I herd men telle,
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Gamelyn's Tale: 306

Seven fadmen it was deep as I have herd telle.
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 1

A thousand tymes have I herd men telle, [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 2

That ther is Ioye in heven, and peyne in helle;
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 2

[continues previous] That ther is Ioye in heven, and peyne in helle; [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 3

And I acorde wel that hit is so; [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 3

And I acorde wel that hit be so;
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Consolatione Philosophie 5 Prose 2: 1

'This understonde I wel,' quod I, 'and I acorde wel that it is
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 2

[continues previous] That ther is Ioye in heven, and peyne in helle; [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 5

That ther nis noon dwelling in this contree, [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 340

So cruelly, that hit shal wel be sene!' [continues next]
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Legend of Hypsipyle and Medea: 249

With-outen deeth, but I his helpe be. [continues next]
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Legend of Hypsipyle and Medea: 250

But natheles, hit is my wille,' quod she, [continues next]
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Troilus and Criseyde 5: 99

But natheles this thoughte he wel ynough, [continues next]
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Troilus and Criseyde 5: 100

'That certaynly I am aboute nought [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 4

But natheles, this wot I wel also,
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Consolatione Philosophie 3 Prose 7: 6

delices I not what Ioye may ben had of hir moevinge. But this [continues next]
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Consolatione Philosophie 3 Prose 7: 7

wot I wel, that who-so-ever wole remembren him of hise luxures, [continues next]
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Consolatione Philosophie 3 Prose 11: 92

ne ther nis no man that ne wot wel that they ne [continues next]
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Consolatione Philosophie 3 Prose 12: 21

wene that it were to doute; as who seith, but I wot wel that god [continues next]
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Consolatione Philosophie 3 Prose 12: 22

governeth this world; and I shal shortly answeren thee by what [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 33

That ther is wel unethe game noon [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 339

[continues previous] If that thou live, thou shalt repenten this
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Legend of Hypsipyle and Medea: 249

[continues previous] With-outen deeth, but I his helpe be.
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Legend of Hypsipyle and Medea: 250

[continues previous] But natheles, hit is my wille,' quod she,
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Legend of Hypsipyle and Medea: 255

Any reward, and doon me this honour, [continues next]
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Legend of Hypsipyle and Medea: 256

I wot wel that my might ne my labour [continues next]
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Legend of Lucretia: 200

For wel I wot, that Crist him-selve telleth, [continues next]
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Legend of Phyllis: 127

But I wot why ye come nat,' quod she; [continues next]
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Romaunt of the Rose: 1355

Ther were, and that wot I ful wel, [continues next]
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Romaunt of the Rose: 2617

I noot wher I sey wel or nought;
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Romaunt of the Rose: 2618

But this I wot wel in my thought, [continues next]
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Troilus and Criseyde 5: 99

[continues previous] But natheles this thoughte he wel ynough, [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 5

That ther nis noon that dwelleth in this contree,
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Knight's Tale: 64

For certes, lord, ther nis noon of us alle,
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Man of Law's Tale: 336

For she hir-self wolde al the contree lede.
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Man of Law's Tale: 337

Ne ther was Surrien noon that was converted
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Squire's Tale: 419

That ther nis tygre, ne noon so cruel beste, [continues next]
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Squire's Tale: 420

That dwelleth either in wode or in foreste [continues next]
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Squire's Tale: 421

That nolde han wept, if that he wepe coude, [continues next]
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Sir Thopas' Tale: 93

For in that contree was ther noon [continues next]
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Sir Thopas' Tale: 94

That to him dorste ryde or goon, [continues next]
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Melibee's Tale: 31

... that it kepeth." Now sir, thanne shul ye committe the keping of your persone 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 ...
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Parson's Tale: 10

... corrupt. And why? For, certes, alle our thoghtes been discovered as to him; ne for preyere ne for mede he shal nat been corrupt. And therfore seith Salomon: 'the wratthe of god ne wol nat spare no wight, for preyere ne for yifte'; and therfore, at the day of doom, ther nis noon hope to escape. Wherfore, as seith Seint Anselm: 'ful greet angwissh shul the sinful folk have at that tyme; ther shal the sterne and wrothe Iuge sitte above, and under him the horrible put of helle open to destroyen him that moot biknowen hise sinnes, whiche sinnes openly been shewed ...
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Parson's Tale: 35

... swereth with his mouth, or elles taketh on him the name of Crist, to be called a Cristene man, and liveth agayns Cristes livinge and his techinge, alle they taken goddes name in ydel. Loke eek what seint Peter seith, Actuum quarto capitulo, 'Non est aliud nomen sub celo,' &c. 'Ther nis noon other name,' seith seint Peter, 'under hevene, yeven to men, in which they mowe be saved;' that is to seyn, but the name of Iesu Crist. Take kepe eek how that the precious name of Crist, as seith seint Paul ad Philipenses secundo, 'In nomine Iesu, &c.: that in the ...
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Parson's Tale: 67

... procuringe, or by fleshly preyere of hise freendes, fleshly freendes, or espirituel freendes. Fleshly, in two maneres; as by kinrede or othere freendes. Soothly, if they praye for him that is nat worthy and able, it is Symonye if he take the benefice; and if he be worthy and able, ther nis noon. That other manere is, whan a man or womman preyen for folk to avauncen hem, only for wikked fleshly affeccioun that they have un-to the persone; and that is foul Symonye. But certes, in service, for which men yeven thinges espirituels un-to hir servants, it moot been understonde that the service ...
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Consolatione Philosophie 3 Prose 7: 7

[continues previous] wot I wel, that who-so-ever wole remembren him of hise luxures,
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Consolatione Philosophie 3 Prose 11: 92

[continues previous] ne ther nis no man that ne wot wel that they ne
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Consolatione Philosophie 3 Prose 12: 21

[continues previous] wene that it were to doute; as who seith, but I wot wel that god
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 33

[continues previous] That ther is wel unethe game noon
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 34

[continues previous] That from my bokes make me to goon,
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 3

[continues previous] And I acorde wel that hit is so;
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 5

[continues previous] That ther nis noon dwelling in this contree, [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 6

That either hath in heven or helle y-be, [continues next]
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Legend of Cleopatra: 91

That ther nis tonge noon that may hit telle. [continues next]
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Legend of Hypsipyle and Medea: 256

[continues previous] I wot wel that my might ne my labour
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Legend of Lucretia: 199

[continues previous] Ther as they caste hir herte, ther hit dwelleth.
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Legend of Lucretia: 200

[continues previous] For wel I wot, that Crist him-selve telleth,
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Legend of Phyllis: 126

[continues previous] Ne to thy word ther nis no fey certein;
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Compleynt of Mars: 229

Yet putteth he in hit such misaventure, [continues next]
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Compleynt of Mars: 230

That reste nis ther noon in his yeving. [continues next]
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Compleynt of Mars: 231

And that is wonder, that so Iust a king [continues next]
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Romaunt of the Rose: 1355

[continues previous] Ther were, and that wot I ful wel,
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Romaunt of the Rose: 2619

[continues previous] That it were bet of hir aloon,
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Troilus and Criseyde 5: 100

[continues previous] 'That certaynly I am aboute nought
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 6

That either hath in helle or heven y-be,
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Merchant's Tale: 1157

Right so a man, that longe hath blind y-be, [continues next]
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Squire's Tale: 419

[continues previous] That ther nis tygre, ne noon so cruel beste,
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Squire's Tale: 420

[continues previous] That dwelleth either in wode or in foreste
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Squire's Tale: 421

[continues previous] That nolde han wept, if that he wepe coude,
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Sir Thopas' Tale: 93

[continues previous] For in that contree was ther noon
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Sir Thopas' Tale: 94

[continues previous] That to him dorste ryde or goon,
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 5

[continues previous] That ther nis noon dwelling in this contree,
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Legend of Cleopatra: 91

[continues previous] That ther nis tonge noon that may hit telle.
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Compleynt of Mars: 230

[continues previous] That reste nis ther noon in his yeving.
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Compleynt of Mars: 231

[continues previous] And that is wonder, that so Iust a king
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 7

Ne may of hit non other weyes witen,
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Merchant's Tale: 1158

[continues previous] Ne may nat sodeynly so wel y-see,
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Pardoner's Tale: 84

For, whan I dar non other weyes debate,
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Consolatione Philosophie 5 Prose 3: 79

science ne may nat ben non other weys than as it is conceived.
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Consolatione Philosophie 5 Prose 6: 131

to be, it ne may ben non other weyes thanne he knoweth it to be. [continues next]
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Hous of Fame 2: 77

Shal I non other weyes dye?
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Legend of Philomela: 96

But utterly hit may non other be. [continues next]
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Anelida and Arcite: 286

Ther ben non other mene weyes newe;
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Romaunt of the Rose: 4843

And namely, wher they ne may
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Romaunt of the Rose: 4844

Finde non other mene wey.
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 8

But as he hath herd seyd, or founde hit writen;
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Consolatione Philosophie 5 Prose 6: 131

[continues previous] to be, it ne may ben non other weyes thanne he knoweth it to be.
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 347

Of som persone, and durste hit nat with-seye; [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 348

For he hath writen many a book er this. [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 8

[continues previous] But as he hath herd seyd, or founde hit writen; [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 9

For by assay ther may no man hit preve. [continues next]
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Legend of Philomela: 96

[continues previous] But utterly hit may non other be.
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Book of the Duchesse: 551

Amende hit, yif I can or may; [continues next]
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Book of the Duchesse: 552

Ye mowe preve hit by assay. [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 9

For by assay ther may no man hit preve.
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 28

Ther-as ther is non other assay by preve.
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 29

And, as for me, though that my wit be lyte,
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 84

Ther as ther lyth non other assay by preve.
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 85

For myn entent is, or I fro yow fare,
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 348

[continues previous] For he hath writen many a book er this.
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 8

[continues previous] But as he hath herd seyd, or founde hit writen;
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Book of the Duchesse: 551

[continues previous] Amende hit, yif I can or may;
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Book of the Duchesse: 552

[continues previous] Ye mowe preve hit by assay.
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Book of the Duchesse: 553

[continues previous] For, by my trouthe, to make yow hool,
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 10

But goddes forbode, but men shulde leve
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 11

Wel more thing then men han seen with yë! [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 12

Men shal nat wenen every-thing a lyë [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 99

And that men mosten more thing beleve [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 100

Then men may seen at eye or elles preve? [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 11

Wel more thing then men han seen with yë!
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Man of Law's Tale: 182

Ne shal I never seen yow more with yë. [continues next]
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Second Nun's Tale: 230

Ne never wight shal seen hem with his yë, [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 11

[continues previous] Wel more thing then men han seen with yë! [continues next]
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Book of the Duchesse: 808

Of ladies, that ever man with yë
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Book of the Duchesse: 809

Had seen togedres in oo place. [continues next]
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Troilus and Criseyde 2: 301

Ne shal I never seen yow eft with yë. [continues next]
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Troilus and Criseyde 5: 901

And al this thing right seen it with your yë,
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 12

Men shal nat wenen every-thing a lyë
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Man of Law's Tale: 182

[continues previous] Ne shal I never seen yow more with yë.
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Second Nun's Tale: 230

[continues previous] Ne never wight shal seen hem with his yë,
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 10

[continues previous] But god forbede but men shulde leve
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 11

[continues previous] Wel more thing then men han seen with yë! [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 99

[continues previous] And that men mosten more thing beleve
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 100

[continues previous] Then men may seen at eye or elles preve?
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Book of the Duchesse: 810

[continues previous] Shal I clepe hit hap other grace
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Troilus and Criseyde 2: 301

[continues previous] Ne shal I never seen yow eft with yë.
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 13

For that he seigh it nat of yore ago.
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Miller's Tale: 351

'Yis,' quod this carpenter, 'ful yore ago.'
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Miller's Tale: 352

'Hastow nat herd,' quod Nicholas, 'also
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Consolatione Philosophie 5 Prose 3: 77

with falsnesse (as who seyth, that yif I wot a thing, it ne may nat [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 12

[continues previous] Men shal nat wenen every-thing a lyë
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 14

God wot, a thing is never the lesse so
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Friar's Tale: 257

'Nay,' quod the devel, 'god wot, never a deel;
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Friar's Tale: 258

It is nat his entente, trust me weel.
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Merchant's Tale: 1158

Ne may nat sodeynly so wel y-see, [continues next]
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Consolatione Philosophie 5 Prose 3: 77

[continues previous] with falsnesse (as who seyth, that yif I wot a thing, it ne may nat
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 14

For, god wot, thing is never the lasse sooth, [continues next]
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Book of the Duchesse: 1053

Seyde, and sworen hit was so. [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 15

Thogh every wight ne may hit nat y-see.
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Merchant's Tale: 1158

[continues previous] Ne may nat sodeynly so wel y-see, [continues next]
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Consolatione Philosophie 5 Prose 3: 74

Wherfore, yif any thing be so to comen, that the bitydinge of hit [continues next]
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Consolatione Philosophie 5 Prose 3: 75

ne be nat certein ne necessarie, who may weten biforn that thilke [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 16

Bernard the monk ne saugh nat al, parde! [continues next]
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Legend of Ariadne: 231

Thogh ye ne wiste hit nat, in my contree.
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Book of the Duchesse: 1053

[continues previous] Seyde, and sworen hit was so.
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Book of the Duchesse: 1054

[continues previous] And thogh they ne hadde, I wolde tho
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 16

Bernard the monk ne saugh nat al, parde!
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Merchant's Tale: 1158

[continues previous] Ne may nat sodeynly so wel y-see,
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Consolatione Philosophie 5 Prose 3: 75

[continues previous] ne be nat certein ne necessarie, who may weten biforn that thilke
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 14

[continues previous] For, god wot, thing is never the lasse sooth,
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 15

[continues previous] Thogh every wight ne may hit nat y-see.
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 17

Than mote we to bokes that we finde,
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 18

Through which that olde thinges been in minde. [continues next]
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Romaunt of the Rose: 2838

In olde dawes, as I finde, [continues next]
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Troilus and Criseyde 5: 1463

He comen is, as men in bokes finde. [continues next]
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Troilus and Criseyde 5: 1464

Diane, which that wrooth was and in ire [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 18

Through which that olde thinges been in minde,
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 18

[continues previous] Through which that olde thinges been in minde. [continues next]
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Romaunt of the Rose: 2837

[continues previous] And therfore now it cometh to minde,
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Romaunt of the Rose: 2838

[continues previous] In olde dawes, as I finde,
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Romaunt of the Rose: 2839

[continues previous] That clerkis writen that hir knewe
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Troilus and Criseyde 5: 1464

[continues previous] Diane, which that wrooth was and in ire
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 19

And to the doctrine of these olde wyse,
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 18

[continues previous] Through which that olde thinges been in minde. [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 20

Yeve credence, in every skilful wyse, [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 21

That tellen of these olde appreved stories, [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 20

Yeven credence, in every skilful wyse,
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 21

And trowen on these olde aproved stories
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 19

[continues previous] And to the doctrine of these olde wyse,
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 21

[continues previous] That tellen of these olde appreved stories, [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 22

Of holinesse, of regnes, of victories,
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 21

[continues previous] That tellen of these olde appreved stories, [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 23

Of love, of hate, of other sundry thinges, [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 24

Of whiche I may not maken rehersinges. [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 23

Of love, of hate, of other sundry thinges,
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 24

Of whiche I may not maken rehersinges.
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Monk's Prologue: 86

As olde bokes maken us memorie, [continues next]
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Manciple's Tale: 2

As olde bokes maken mencioun, [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 22

[continues previous] Of holinesse, of regnes, of victories,
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 23

[continues previous] Of love, of hate, of other sundry thinges,
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 25

And if that olde bokes were a-weye,
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Monk's Prologue: 86

[continues previous] As olde bokes maken us memorie,
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Monk's Prologue: 87

[continues previous] Of him that stood in greet prosperitee
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Manciple's Tale: 2

[continues previous] As olde bokes maken mencioun,
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 26

Y-loren were of remembraunce the keye. [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 26

Y-loren were of remembraunce the keye.
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 25

[continues previous] And if that olde bokes were a-weye,
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 27

Wel oghte us than on olde bokes leve,
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Pardoner's Tale: 184

O glotonye, on thee wel oghte us pleyne!
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 28

These bokes, ther we han non other preve. [continues next]
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Merciles Beautè: 35

And he is strike out of my bokes clene [continues next]
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Troilus and Criseyde 3: 308

Of kinde non avauntour is to leve. [continues next]
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Troilus and Criseyde 5: 1478

Of which, as olde bokes tellen us, [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 28

Ther-as ther is non other assay by preve.
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Knight's Tale: 324

Ech man for him-self, ther is non other.
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Man of Law's Tale: 168

For wel she seeth ther is non other ende.
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Man of Law's Tale: 169

Allas! what wonder is it though she wepte,
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Franklin's Tale: 271

'Is ther non other grace in yow,' quod he.
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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 3 Prose 11: 55

'Whan I considere,' quod I, 'manye thinges, I see non other.'
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Consolatione Philosophie 3 Prose 11: 56

'Is ther any-thing thanne,' quod she, 'that, in as moche as it
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 9

For by assay ther may no man hit preve. [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 84

Ther as ther lyth non other assay by preve. [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 85

For myn entent is, or I fro yow fare, [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 9

For by assay ther may no man hit preve. [continues next]
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Book of the Duchesse: 552

Ye mowe preve hit by assay. [continues next]
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Book of the Duchesse: 553

For, by my trouthe, to make yow hool, [continues next]
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Merciles Beautè: 36

[continues previous] For ever-mo; [ther] is non other mene.
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Troilus and Criseyde 3: 307

[continues previous] That men of yelpe, and it were brought to preve;
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Troilus and Criseyde 3: 308

[continues previous] Of kinde non avauntour is to leve.
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Troilus and Criseyde 5: 1479

[continues previous] Ther roos a contek and a greet envye;
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 29

And, as for me, though that my wit be lyte,
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Second Nun's Tale: 322

[continues previous] If this were livinge only and non other.
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 9

[continues previous] For by assay ther may no man hit preve.
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 84

[continues previous] Ther as ther lyth non other assay by preve.
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 85

[continues previous] For myn entent is, or I fro yow fare,
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 9

[continues previous] For by assay ther may no man hit preve.
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Book of the Duchesse: 553

[continues previous] For, by my trouthe, to make yow hool,
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 30

On bokes for to rede I me delyte,
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 29

[continues previous] And as for me, thogh that I can but lyte,
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 31

And to hem yeve I feyth and ful credence, [continues next]
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Parlement of Foules: 15

Of usage, what for luste what for lore,
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Parlement of Foules: 16

On bokes rede I ofte, as I yow tolde.
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Parlement of Foules: 695

I wook, and other bokes took me to [continues next]
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Parlement of Foules: 696

To rede upon, and yet I rede alway; [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 31

And in myn herte have hem in reverence;
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 82

To bokes olde and doon hem reverence, [continues next]
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Parlement of Foules: 695

[continues previous] I wook, and other bokes took me to
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Parlement of Foules: 696

[continues previous] To rede upon, and yet I rede alway;
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Romaunt of the Rose: 5799

If they hem yeve to goodnesse, [continues next]
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Romaunt of the Rose: 5800

Defending hem from ydelnesse, [continues next]
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Romaunt of the Rose: 5801

In al this world than pore noon [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 32

And to hem yeve swich lust and swich credence,
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 81

[continues previous] But wherfor that I spak, to yeve credence
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 82

[continues previous] To bokes olde and doon hem reverence,
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 31

[continues previous] And to hem yeve I feyth and ful credence,
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Romaunt of the Rose: 5799

[continues previous] If they hem yeve to goodnesse,
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Romaunt of the Rose: 5800

[continues previous] Defending hem from ydelnesse,
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 33

That ther is wel unethe game noon
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 4

But natheles, this wot I wel also, [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 5

That ther nis noon that dwelleth in this contree, [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 34

That fro my bokes maketh me to goon, [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 34

That from my bokes make me to goon,
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 5

[continues previous] That ther nis noon that dwelleth in this contree,
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 33

[continues previous] So hertely, that ther is game noon
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 35

But hit be other up-on the haly-day,
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 36

Or elles in the Ioly tyme of May;
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Consolatione Philosophie 2 Prose 5: 5

that may be thyn in any tyme, or elles that it nis foul, yif that it
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 36

[continues previous] Save, certeynly, whan that the month of May [continues next]
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Romaunt of the Rose: 87

Whan he may on these braunches here [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 37

Whan that I here the smale foules singe,
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Wife of Bath's Prologue: 457

Wel coude I daunce to an harpe smale, [continues next]
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Wife of Bath's Prologue: 458

And singe, y-wis, as any nightingale, [continues next]
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Wife of Bath's Prologue: 459

Whan I had dronke a draughte of swete wyn. [continues next]
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Squire's Tale: 398

And for the foules that she herde singe; [continues next]
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Nun's Priest's Tale: 381

Herkneth thise blisful briddes how they singe, [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 118

The smale foules, of the seson fayn, [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 37

[continues previous] Is comen, and that I here the foules singe, [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 38

And that the floures ginnen for to springe, [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 130

The smale foules, of the seson fayn, [continues next]
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Parlement of Foules: 324

Were hyest set; and than the foules smale, [continues next]
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Parlement of Foules: 325

That eten as hem nature wolde enclyne, [continues next]
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Romaunt of the Rose: 87

[continues previous] Whan he may on these braunches here
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Romaunt of the Rose: 88

[continues previous] The smale briddes singen clere
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Romaunt of the Rose: 106

The smale foules song harkning;
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Romaunt of the Rose: 509

Whan I thus herde foules singe, [continues next]
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Romaunt of the Rose: 510

I fel faste in a weymentinge,
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 38

And that the floures ginne for to springe,
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Wife of Bath's Prologue: 458

[continues previous] And singe, y-wis, as any nightingale,
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Squire's Tale: 398

[continues previous] And for the foules that she herde singe;
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Squire's Tale: 399

[continues previous] For right anon she wiste what they mente
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Nun's Priest's Tale: 382

[continues previous] And see the fresshe floures how they springe;
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 118

[continues previous] The smale foules, of the seson fayn,
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 119

[continues previous] That from the panter and the net ben scaped,
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 37

[continues previous] Is comen, and that I here the foules singe, [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 38

[continues previous] And that the floures ginnen for to springe, [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 130

[continues previous] The smale foules, of the seson fayn,
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 131

[continues previous] That from the panter and the net ben scaped,
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Parlement of Foules: 324

[continues previous] Were hyest set; and than the foules smale,
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Parlement of Foules: 325

[continues previous] That eten as hem nature wolde enclyne,
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Romaunt of the Rose: 508

[continues previous] Daunces of love, and mery notes.
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Troilus and Criseyde 5: 657

For whan thyn hornes newe ginne springe, [continues next]
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Troilus and Criseyde 5: 658

Than shal she come, that may my blisse bringe!' [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 39

Farwel my studie, as lasting that sesoun!
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 38

[continues previous] And that the floures ginnen for to springe,
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Troilus and Criseyde 5: 658

[continues previous] Than shal she come, that may my blisse bringe!'
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 40

Now have I therto this condicioun
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 41

That, of alle the floures in the mede,
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Canterbury Tales Prologue: 89

Embrouded was he, as it were a mede [continues next]
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Merchant's Tale: 987

Whil that she gadered floures in the mede,
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Merchant's Tale: 988

In Claudian ye may the story rede,
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 47

That I nam up, and walking in the mede [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 48

To seen these floures agein the sonne sprede, [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 42

Than love I most these floures whyte and rede, [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 42

Than love I most these floures whyte and rede,
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Canterbury Tales Prologue: 90

[continues previous] Al ful of fresshe floures, whyte and rede.
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Knight's Tale: 195

She gadereth floures, party whyte and rede,
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Hous of Fame 3: 846

Was made of twigges, falwe, rede,
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Hous of Fame 3: 847

And grene eek, and som weren whyte, [continues next]
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Hous of Fame 3: 848

Swiche as men to these cages thwyte, [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 48

[continues previous] To seen these floures agein the sonne sprede,
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 40

[continues previous] Now have I than swich a condicioun,
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 41

[continues previous] That, of alle the floures in the mede,
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 42

[continues previous] Than love I most these floures whyte and rede, [continues next]
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Parlement of Foules: 186

With floures whyte, blewe, yelowe, and rede;
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Parlement of Foules: 187

And colde welle-stremes, no-thing dede,
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Romaunt of the Rose: 1433

And floures yelowe, whyte, and rede;
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Troilus and Criseyde 1: 158

And swote smellen floures whyte and rede, [continues next]
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Troilus and Criseyde 2: 51

That fresshe floures, blewe, and whyte, and rede,
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 43

Swiche as men callen daysies in our toun.
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Shipman's Tale: 335

And whan that he was come in-to the toun, [continues next]
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Hous of Fame 3: 848

[continues previous] Swiche as men to these cages thwyte,
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Troilus and Criseyde 1: 159

[continues previous] In sondry wyses shewed, as I rede,
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 44

To hem have I so greet affeccioun,
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Canterbury Tales Prologue: 777

And therfore wol I maken yow disport, [continues next]
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Canterbury Tales Prologue: 778

As I seyde erst, and doon yow som confort. [continues next]
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Shipman's Tale: 336

[continues previous] For greet chertee and greet affeccioun,
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 45

As I seyde erst, whan comen is the May, [continues next]
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Legend of Thisbe: 88

This Tisbe hath so greet affeccioun
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Legend of Thisbe: 89

And so greet lyking Piramus to see,
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 45

As I seyde erst, whan comen is the May,
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Canterbury Tales Prologue: 777

[continues previous] And therfore wol I maken yow disport,
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Canterbury Tales Prologue: 778

[continues previous] As I seyde erst, and doon yow som confort.
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Knight's Tale: 817

And namely at the grete hert in May, [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 36

Save, certeynly, whan that the month of May [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 37

Is comen, and that I here the foules singe, [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 44

[continues previous] To hem have I so greet affeccioun,
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Troilus and Criseyde 4: 1134

As I seyde erst, for wo and for sobbinge.
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 46

That in my bed ther daweth me no day
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Knight's Tale: 817

[continues previous] And namely at the grete hert in May, [continues next]
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Knight's Tale: 818

[continues previous] That in his bed ther daweth him no day, [continues next]
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Knight's Tale: 819

That he nis clad, and redy for to ryde [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 36

[continues previous] Save, certeynly, whan that the month of May
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 47

That I nam up, and walking in the mede [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 47

That I nam up, and walking in the mede
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Knight's Tale: 818

[continues previous] That in his bed ther daweth him no day,
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Knight's Tale: 819

[continues previous] That he nis clad, and redy for to ryde
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 41

That, of alle the floures in the mede, [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 41

That, of alle the floures in the mede, [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 48

[continues previous] To seen this flour agein the sonne sprede, [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 212

And from a-fer com walking in the mede
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 213

The god of love, and in his hande a quene;
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 48

To seen these floures agein the sonne sprede,
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 41

[continues previous] That, of alle the floures in the mede,
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 42

[continues previous] Than love I most these floures whyte and rede,
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 41

[continues previous] That, of alle the floures in the mede,
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 42

[continues previous] Than love I most these floures whyte and rede,
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 48

[continues previous] To seen this flour agein the sonne sprede, [continues next]
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Troilus and Criseyde 4: 1432

And as the briddes, whan the sonne is shene, [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 49

Whan hit up-riseth by the morwe shene,
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 48

[continues previous] To seen this flour agein the sonne sprede, [continues next]
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Troilus and Criseyde 4: 1432

[continues previous] And as the briddes, whan the sonne is shene,
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 50

The longe day, thus walking in the grene.
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 48

[continues previous] To seen this flour agein the sonne sprede,
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 49

[continues previous] Whan hit upryseth erly by the morwe;
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Legend of Cleopatra: 71

And thus the longe day in fight they spende
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 51

And whan the sonne ginneth for to weste,
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 61

As sone as ever the sonne ginneth weste,
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 62

To seen this flour, how it wol go to reste,
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 52

Than closeth hit, and draweth hit to reste.
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Legend of Philomela: 94

Yet hit is afered and awhaped [continues next]
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Legend of Philomela: 95

Lest hit be hent eft-sones, so sat she. [continues next]
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Treatise on the Astrolabe 2: 7

To knowe the arch of the day, that some folk callen the day artificial, from the sonne arysing til hit go to reste. Set the degree of thy sonne up-on thyn est orisonte, and ley thy label on the degree of the sonne, and at the poynt of thy label in the bordure set a prikke. Turn thanne thy riet aboute til the degree of the sonne sit up-on the west orisonte, and ...
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 53

So sore hit is afered of the night,
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Legend of Philomela: 94

[continues previous] Yet hit is afered and awhaped
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Legend of Philomela: 95

[continues previous] Lest hit be hent eft-sones, so sat she.
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Compleint to His Lady: 8

This same thoght me lasteth til the morwe, [continues next]
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Compleint to His Lady: 9

And from the morwe forth til hit be eve; [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 54

Til on the morwe, that hit is dayes light.
13

Knight's Tale: 771

And on the morwe, er it were dayes light,
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 53

As she, that is of alle floures flour, [continues next]
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Compleint to His Lady: 8

[continues previous] This same thoght me lasteth til the morwe,
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Compleint to His Lady: 9

[continues previous] And from the morwe forth til hit be eve;
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 55

This dayesye, of alle floures flour,
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 111

For hit surmounted pleynly alle odoures, [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 112

And eek of riche beaute alle floures. [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 123

For hit surmounteth pleynly alle odoures, [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 124

And eek of riche beautee alle floures. [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 184

The 'dayesye' or elles the 'ye of day,' [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 185

The emperice and flour of floures alle. [continues next]
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A. B. C.: 4

Glorious virgine, of alle floures flour, [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 56

Fulfild of vertu and of alle honour,
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Physician's Tale: 3

Fulfild of honour and of worthinesse, [continues next]
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Physician's Tale: 4

And strong of freendes and of greet richesse. [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 111

[continues previous] For hit surmounted pleynly alle odoures,
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 112

[continues previous] And eek of riche beaute alle floures.
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 56

And I love hit, and ever y-lyke newe, [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 123

[continues previous] For hit surmounteth pleynly alle odoures,
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 124

[continues previous] And eek of riche beautee alle floures.
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 184

[continues previous] The 'dayesye' or elles the 'ye of day,'
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 185

[continues previous] The emperice and flour of floures alle.
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A. B. C.: 3

[continues previous] To have relees of sinne, sorwe and tene,
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A. B. C.: 4

[continues previous] Glorious virgine, of alle floures flour,
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 57

And ever y-lyke fair and fresh of hewe,
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Physician's Tale: 3

[continues previous] Fulfild of honour and of worthinesse,
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Physician's Tale: 4

[continues previous] And strong of freendes and of greet richesse.
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 54

[continues previous] Fulfilled of al vertu and honour,
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 55

[continues previous] And ever y-lyke fair, and fresh of hewe;
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 56

[continues previous] And I love hit, and ever y-lyke newe,
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Romaunt of the Rose: 1559

In world is noon so cleer of hewe.
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Romaunt of the Rose: 1560

The water is ever fresh and newe
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Romaunt of the Rose: 3628

Was gretter woxen, and more high,
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Romaunt of the Rose: 3629

Fresh, rody, and fair of hewe,
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Romaunt of the Rose: 3630

Of colour ever yliche newe.
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 59

Fain wolde I preisen, if I coude aright;
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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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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 60

But wo is me, hit lyth nat in my might!
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Squire's Tale: 35

It lyth nat in my tonge, nin my conning;
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Legend of Hypsipyle and Medea: 256

I wot wel that my might ne my labour [continues next]
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Compleint to His Lady: 92

For wel I wot, allas! that may nat be; [continues next]
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Compleynt of Mars: 183

My servise on suche oon, that may me knette
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Compleynt of Mars: 184

To wele or wo, sith hit lyth in hir might? [continues next]
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Compleynt of Mars: 185

Therfor my herte for ever I to hir hette; [continues next]
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Romaunt of the Rose: 2618

But this I wot wel in my thought, [continues next]
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Romaunt of the Rose: 4845

For I wot wel, in sothfastnesse, [continues next]
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Troilus and Criseyde 3: 327

For wel wot I, in wyse folk, that vyce [continues next]
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Troilus and Criseyde 5: 237

Allas, no wight; and that is al my care; [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 61

For wel I wot, that folk han her-beforn
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Gamelyn's Tale: 433

I wot wel for sothe that this is no nay,
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 73

For wel I wot, that ye han her-biforn [continues next]
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Legend of Hypsipyle and Medea: 256

[continues previous] I wot wel that my might ne my labour
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Legend of Lucretia: 200

For wel I wot, that Crist him-selve telleth,
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Legend of Lucretia: 201

That in Israel, as wyd as is the lond,
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Compleint to His Lady: 92

[continues previous] For wel I wot, allas! that may nat be;
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Compleynt of Mars: 185

[continues previous] Therfor my herte for ever I to hir hette;
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Romaunt of the Rose: 2618

[continues previous] But this I wot wel in my thought,
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Romaunt of the Rose: 2619

[continues previous] That it were bet of hir aloon,
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Romaunt of the Rose: 4845

[continues previous] For I wot wel, in sothfastnesse,
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Romaunt of the Rose: 4846

[continues previous] That [who] doth now his bisynesse
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Troilus and Criseyde 3: 326

[continues previous] As wel for foly ofte as for malyce;
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Troilus and Criseyde 3: 327

[continues previous] For wel wot I, in wyse folk, that vyce
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Troilus and Criseyde 5: 237

[continues previous] Allas, no wight; and that is al my care;
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Troilus and Criseyde 5: 238

[continues previous] For wel wot I, as yvel as I ye fare.
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 62

Of making ropen, and lad a-wey the corn;
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 75

And I come after, glening here and there, [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 63

And I come after, glening here and there,
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 64

And am ful glad if I may finde an ere
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 75

[continues previous] And I come after, glening here and there,
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 65

Of any goodly word that they han left.
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 66

And, if hit happe me rehersen eft
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 67

That they han in her fresshe songes sayd,
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 68

I hope that they wil nat ben evel apayd,
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 79

[continues previous] That ye han in your fresshe songes sayd,
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 81

Sin that ye see I do hit in the honour [continues next]
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Anelida and Arcite: 123

What was that word, or make him evel apayd;
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 69

Sith hit is seid in forthering and honour
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 81

[continues previous] Sin that ye see I do hit in the honour
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 70

Of hem that either serven leef or flour.
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Melibee's Tale: 46

... man seketh to have by pacience in tribulaciouns is perdurable, after that the apostle seith in his epistle: "the Ioye of god," he seith, "is perdurable," that is to seyn, everlastinge. Also troweth and bileveth stedefastly, that he nis nat wel y-norissed ne wel y-taught, that can nat have pacience or wol nat receyve pacience. For Salomon seith: that "the doctrine and the wit of a man is knowen by pacience." And in another place he seith: that "he that is pacient governeth him by greet prudence." And the same Salomon seith: "the angry and wrathful man maketh noyses, and the ... [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 77

I not who serveth leef, ne who the flour; [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 72

Whether ye ben with the leef or with the flour. [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 193

Ne I not who serveth leef, ne who the flour; [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 71

For trusteth wel, I ne have nat undertake
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Melibee's Tale: 46

[continues previous] ... been and goon. And the Ioye that a man seketh to have by pacience in tribulaciouns is perdurable, after that the apostle seith in his epistle: "the Ioye of god," he seith, "is perdurable," that is to seyn, everlastinge. Also troweth and bileveth stedefastly, that he nis nat wel y-norissed ne wel y-taught, that can nat have pacience or wol nat receyve pacience. For Salomon seith: that "the doctrine and the wit of a man is knowen by pacience." And in another place he seith: that "he that is pacient governeth him by greet prudence." And the same Salomon seith: "the angry and wrathful man maketh noyses, ...
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 73

Ne of the flour to make, ageyn the leef, [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 73

[continues previous] For wel I wot, that ye han her-biforn
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 193

[continues previous] Ne I not who serveth leef, ne who the flour; [continues next]
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Romaunt of the Rose: 230

It was ful old, I undertake.
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Romaunt of the Rose: 231

For Avarice to clothe hir wel
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Romaunt of the Rose: 232

Ne hasteth hir, never a del;
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 72

As of the leef, ageyn the flour, to make;
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 188

But natheles, ne wene nat that I make [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 189

In preysing of the flour agayn the leef, [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 193

[continues previous] Ne I not who serveth leef, ne who the flour; [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 73

Ne of the flour to make, ageyn the leef,
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 71

For trusteth wel, I ne have nat undertake [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 77

[continues previous] I not who serveth leef, ne who the flour;
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 78

[continues previous] That nis nothing the entent of my labour.
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 193

[continues previous] Ne I not who serveth leef, ne who the flour;
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 74

No more than of the corn ageyn the sheef.
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 72

[continues previous] As of the leef, ageyn the flour, to make;
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 73

[continues previous] Ne of the flour to make, ageyn the leef,
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 189

[continues previous] In preysing of the flour agayn the leef,
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 75

For, as to me, is leefer noon ne lother;
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Melibee's Tale: 56

Thanne bigan dame Prudence to maken semblant of wratthe, and seyde, 'certes, sir, sauf your grace, I love your honour and your profit as I do myn owene, and ever have doon; ne ye ne noon other syen never the contrarie. And yit, if I hadde seyd that ye sholde han purchaced the pees and the reconsiliacioun, I ne hadde nat muchel mistaken me, ne seyd amis. For the wyse man seith: "the dissensioun biginneth by another man, and the reconsiling bi-ginneth by thy-self." And the ... [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 193

Ne I not who serveth leef, ne who the flour; [continues next]
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Compleint to His Lady: 86

That bet loved is noon, ne never shal; [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 76

I am with-holde yit with never nother.
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Melibee's Tale: 56

[continues previous] Thanne bigan dame Prudence to maken semblant of wratthe, and seyde, 'certes, sir, sauf your grace, I love your honour and your profit as I do myn owene, and ever have doon; ne ye ne noon other syen never the contrarie. And yit, if I hadde seyd that ye sholde han purchaced the pees and the reconsiliacioun, I ne hadde nat muchel mistaken me, ne seyd amis. For the wyse man seith: "the dissensioun biginneth by another man, and the reconsiling bi-ginneth by thy-self." And the prophete seith: "flee shrewednesse and do goodnesse; ...
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 193

[continues previous] Ne I not who serveth leef, ne who the flour; [continues next]
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Compleint to His Lady: 86

[continues previous] That bet loved is noon, ne never shal;
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Compleint to His Lady: 87

[continues previous] And yit I wolde beseche yow of no more
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 77

I not who serveth leef, ne who the flour;
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 70

Of hem that either serven leef or flour.
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 71

For trusteth wel, I ne have nat undertake [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 72

As of the leef, ageyn the flour, to make; [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 73

Ne of the flour to make, ageyn the leef, [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 191

[continues previous] For, as to me, nis lever noon ne lother;
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 193

[continues previous] Ne I not who serveth leef, ne who the flour; [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 78

That nis nothing the entent of my labour.
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 72

[continues previous] As of the leef, ageyn the flour, to make;
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 73

[continues previous] Ne of the flour to make, ageyn the leef,
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 193

[continues previous] Ne I not who serveth leef, ne who the flour;
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 195

For this thing is al of another tonne, [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 196

Of olde story, er swich thing was be-gonne. [continues next]
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Treatise on the Astrolabe Prologue: 1

... of the Astrolabie, con me the more thank; and preye god save the king, that is lord of this langage, and alle that him feyth bereth and obeyeth, everech in his degree, the more and the lasse. But considere wel, that I ne usurpe nat to have founde this werk of my labour or of myn engin. I nam but a lewd compilatour of the labour of olde Astrologiens, and have hit translated in myn English only for thy doctrine; and with this swerd shal I sleen envye. [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 79

For this werk is al of another tunne,
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 196

[continues previous] Of olde story, er swich thing was be-gonne. [continues next]
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Treatise on the Astrolabe Prologue: 1

[continues previous] ... commune tretis of the Astrolabie, con me the more thank; and preye god save the king, that is lord of this langage, and alle that him feyth bereth and obeyeth, everech in his degree, the more and the lasse. But considere wel, that I ne usurpe nat to have founde this werk of my labour or of myn engin. I nam but a lewd compilatour of the labour of olde Astrologiens, and have hit translated in myn English only for thy doctrine; and with this swerd shal I sleen envye.
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 80

Of olde story, er swich stryf was begunne.
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 195

[continues previous] For this thing is al of another tonne,
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 196

[continues previous] Of olde story, er swich thing was be-gonne. [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 81

But wherfor that I spak, to yeve credence
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 32

And to hem yeve swich lust and swich credence, [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 19

And to the doctrine of these olde wyse, [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 20

Yeve credence, in every skilful wyse, [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 21

That tellen of these olde appreved stories,
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 31

And to hem yeve I feyth and ful credence, [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 97

But wherfor that I spak, to give credence [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 98

To olde stories, and doon hem reverence, [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 197

[continues previous] Whan that the sonne out of the south gan weste,
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 82

To bokes olde and doon hem reverence,
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Wife of Bath's Prologue: 206

To winne hir love, or doon hem reverence.
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Shipman's Tale: 6

Than worth is al the chere and reverence [continues next]
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Shipman's Tale: 7

That men hem doon at festes and at daunces; [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 31

[continues previous] And in myn herte have hem in reverence;
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 32

[continues previous] And to hem yeve swich lust and swich credence,
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 19

[continues previous] And to the doctrine of these olde wyse,
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 31

[continues previous] And to hem yeve I feyth and ful credence,
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 32

[continues previous] And in myn herte have hem in reverence
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 97

[continues previous] But wherfor that I spak, to give credence
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 83

Is for men shulde autoritees beleve,
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Shipman's Tale: 7

[continues previous] That men hem doon at festes and at daunces;
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 27

Wel oghte us than honouren and beleve [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 99

[continues previous] And that men mosten more thing beleve
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 84

Ther as ther lyth non other assay by preve.
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 9

For by assay ther may no man hit preve. [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 28

Ther-as ther is non other assay by preve. [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 29

And, as for me, though that my wit be lyte, [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 9

For by assay ther may no man hit preve. [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 29

And as for me, thogh that I can but lyte, [continues next]
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Book of the Duchesse: 552

Ye mowe preve hit by assay. [continues next]
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Book of the Duchesse: 553

For, by my trouthe, to make yow hool, [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 85

For myn entent is, or I fro yow fare,
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 9

[continues previous] For by assay ther may no man hit preve.
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 28

[continues previous] Ther-as ther is non other assay by preve.
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 29

[continues previous] And, as for me, though that my wit be lyte,
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 9

[continues previous] For by assay ther may no man hit preve.
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 29

[continues previous] And as for me, thogh that I can but lyte,
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Book of the Duchesse: 551

[continues previous] Amende hit, yif I can or may;
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Book of the Duchesse: 553

[continues previous] For, by my trouthe, to make yow hool,
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 87

Of many a story, or elles of many a geste,
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Parlement of Foules: 285

Of many a story, of which I touche shal
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 88

As autours seyn; leveth hem if yow leste!
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Clerk's Tale: 791

That I shal goon, I wol gon whan yow leste. [continues next]
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Franklin's Tale: 157

I wool wel clerkes wol seyn, as hem leste,
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 89

Whan passed was almost the month of May,
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Clerk's Tale: 791

[continues previous] That I shal goon, I wol gon whan yow leste.
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 90

And I had romed, al the someres day,
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Knight's Tale: 670

Whan that Arcite had romed al his fille,
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 104

Me mette how I was in the medew tho, [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 105

And that I romed in that same gyse, [continues next]
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Troilus and Criseyde 3: 1061

Folwen ful ofte a mery someres day; [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 91

The grene medew, of which that I yow tolde,
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Knight's Tale: 647

And to the grove, of which that I yow tolde, [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 104

[continues previous] Me mette how I was in the medew tho,
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Legend of Hypsipyle and Medea: 133

In spekinge of this thing, as I yow tolde. [continues next]
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Troilus and Criseyde 3: 1062

[continues previous] And after winter folweth grene May.
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 92

Upon the fresshe daysy to beholde,
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Knight's Tale: 647

[continues previous] And to the grove, of which that I yow tolde,
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 93

And that the sonne out of the south gan weste,
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 197

Whan that the sonne out of the south gan weste, [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 198

And that this flour gan close and goon to reste [continues next]
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Legend of Hypsipyle and Medea: 134

[continues previous] This Ercules and Iasoun gan beholde
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Parlement of Foules: 266

Til that the hote sonne gan to weste.
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Treatise on the Astrolabe 2: 3

... the lyne of midday, 18 degres of heighte taken by my rewle on the bak-syde. Tho sette I the centre of this Alhabor up-on 18 degrees among myn almikanteras, up-on the west syde; by-cause that she was founden on the west syde. Tho leide I my label over the degree of the sonne that was descended under the weste orisonte, and rikened alle the lettres capitals fro the lyne of midday un-to the point of my label in the bordure; and fond that it was passed 8 of the clokke the space of 2 degrees. Tho loked I doun up-on myn est orisonte, and fond ther 23 degrees of ...
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 94

And closed was the flour and goon to reste
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 62

To seen this flour, how it wol go to reste, [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 197

[continues previous] Whan that the sonne out of the south gan weste,
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 198

[continues previous] And that this flour gan close and goon to reste [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 199

[continues previous] For derknesse of the night, the which she dredde, [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 201

To goon to reste, and erly for to ryse, [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 202

To seen this flour to sprede, as I devyse. [continues next]
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Troilus and Criseyde 2: 911

So whan it lyked hir to goon to reste,
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Troilus and Criseyde 2: 912

And voyded weren they that voyden oughte,
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 95

For derknesse of the night, of which she dredde,
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 63

[continues previous] For fere of night, so hateth she derknesse!
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 199

[continues previous] For derknesse of the night, the which she dredde, [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 96

Hoom to myn hous ful swiftly I me spedde;
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Pardoner's Tale: 457

Hoom to myn hous, or elles un-to youres —
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 97

And, in a litel erber that I have,
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 201

[continues previous] To goon to reste, and erly for to ryse,
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 203

And, in a litel herber that I have, [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 204

That benched was on turves fresshe y-grave, [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 205

I bad men sholde me my couche make; [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 98

Y-benched newe with turves fresshe y-grave,
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 204

[continues previous] That benched was on turves fresshe y-grave, [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 99

I bad men shulde me my couche make;
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 129

In worship and in preysing of hir make, [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 141

In worshipinge and preisinge of hir make. [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 203

[continues previous] And, in a litel herber that I have,
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 100

For deyntee of the newe someres sake,
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 129

[continues previous] In worship and in preysing of hir make,
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 130

[continues previous] And of the newe blisful someres sake,
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 142

[continues previous] And, for the newe blisful somers sake,
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 101

I bad hem strowe floures on my bed.
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 208

Whan I was leyd, and had myn eyen hed, [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 102

Whan I was layd, and had myn eyen hed,
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 103

I fel a-slepe with-in an houre or two.
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Legend of Hypermnestra: 117

The night is wasted, and he fel a-slepe;
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 104

Me mette how I was in the medew tho,
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Nun's Priest's Tale: 74

By god, me mette I was in swich meschief
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 90

And I had romed, al the someres day, [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 91

The grene medew, of which that I yow tolde, [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 211

To seen this flour that I so love and drede. [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 105

And that I romed in that same gyse,
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 90

[continues previous] And I had romed, al the someres day,
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 210

[continues previous] Me mette how I lay in the medew tho,
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 211

[continues previous] To seen this flour that I so love and drede.
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 106

To seen that flour, as ye han herd devyse.
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Canterbury Tales Prologue: 851

As ye han herd; what nedeth wordes mo?
15+

Man of Law's Tale: 515

As heer-biforn that ye han herd devyse. [continues next]
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Man of Law's Tale: 783

As ye han herd, I can telle it no bettre,
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Summoner's Prologue: 6

Sin ye han herd this false Frere lye, [continues next]
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Summoner's Prologue: 7

As suffereth me I may my tale telle! [continues next]
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Summoner's Tale: 491

As ye han herd biforn, ye woot wel what.
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Franklin's Tale: 737

And told him al as ye han herd bifore;
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Franklin's Tale: 819

And tolde him al as ye han herd me sayd;
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Franklin's Tale: 820

And be ye siker, he was so weel apayd,
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Franklin's Tale: 865

And tolde him al, as ye han herd bifore;
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Physician's Tale: 229

And tolde hir al the cas, as ye bifore
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Physician's Tale: 230

Han herd; nat nedeth for to telle it more.
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Pardoner's Tale: 65

I preche, so as ye han herd bifore,
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Pardoner's Tale: 508

To sleen the thridde, as ye han herd me seye. [continues next]
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Prioress' Tale: 209

As ye han herd, and, whan that I had songe,
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Melibee's Prologue: 42

As ye han herd, yet to yow alle I preye,
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Melibee's Tale: 31

... harm, and blesse him that seith to thee harm." And in manye othere places he amonesteth pees and accord. But now wol I speke to yow of the conseil which that was yeven to yow by the men of lawe and the wyse folk, that seyden alle by oon accord as ye han herd bifore; that, over alle thynges, ye sholde doon your diligence to kepen your persone and to warnestore your hous. And seyden also, that in this caas ye oghten for to werken ful avysely and with greet deliberacioun. And sir, as to the firste point, that toucheth to the keping of your persone; ...
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Monk's Tale: 430

As ye han herd, and mete and drink he hadde
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Nun's Priest's Tale: 218

As ye han herd the dede man devyse; [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 202

To seen this flour to sprede, as I devyse.
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Legend of Phyllis: 66

Ye han wel herd of Theseus devyse [continues next]
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Compleynt of Mars: 18

And ye, that han ful chosen as I devyse,
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Troilus and Criseyde 2: 966

As ye han herd bifore, al he him tolde.
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Troilus and Criseyde 2: 1547

That ye han herd Pandare er this devyse. [continues next]
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Troilus and Criseyde 4: 80

Ye han er this wel herd it me devyse; [continues next]
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Troilus and Criseyde 4: 807

Was to Criseyde, as ye han herd devyse, [continues next]
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Troilus and Criseyde 4: 808

That for the beste it was accorded thus, [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 107

Fair was this medew, as thoughte me overal;
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Man of Law's Tale: 515

[continues previous] As heer-biforn that ye han herd devyse.
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Summoner's Prologue: 6

[continues previous] Sin ye han herd this false Frere lye,
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Summoner's Prologue: 7

[continues previous] As suffereth me I may my tale telle!
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Pardoner's Tale: 508

[continues previous] To sleen the thridde, as ye han herd me seye.
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Pardoner's Tale: 509

[continues previous] This yongest, which that wente un-to the toun,
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Nun's Priest's Tale: 218

[continues previous] As ye han herd the dede man devyse;
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Legend of Phyllis: 65

[continues previous] Therfor I passe shortly in this wyse;
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Troilus and Criseyde 2: 1547

[continues previous] That ye han herd Pandare er this devyse.
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Troilus and Criseyde 4: 80

[continues previous] Ye han er this wel herd it me devyse;
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Troilus and Criseyde 4: 81

[continues previous] This knowe ye, my lordes, as I leve.
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Troilus and Criseyde 4: 807

[continues previous] Was to Criseyde, as ye han herd devyse,
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Troilus and Criseyde 4: 808

[continues previous] That for the beste it was accorded thus,
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 108

With floures swote enbrowded was it al;
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 118

Upon the smale softe swote gras,
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 119

That was with floures swote enbrouded al,
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 109

As for to speke of gomme, or erbe, or tree,
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 121

That, for to speke of gomme, or herbe, or tree, [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 110

Comparisoun may noon y-maked be.
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 111

For hit surmounted pleynly alle odoures,
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 55

This dayesye, of alle floures flour, [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 56

Fulfild of vertu and of alle honour, [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 124

And eek of riche beautee alle floures. [continues next]
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Book of the Duchesse: 826

Surmounted hem alle of beaute, [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 112

And eek of riche beaute alle floures.
10

Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 55

[continues previous] This dayesye, of alle floures flour,
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 56

[continues previous] Fulfild of vertu and of alle honour,
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 123

[continues previous] For hit surmounteth pleynly alle odoures,
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Book of the Duchesse: 826

[continues previous] Surmounted hem alle of beaute,
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Book of the Duchesse: 827

[continues previous] Of maner and of comlinesse,
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 113

Forgeten had the erthe his pore estat
11

Knight's Tale: 98

That whylom weren of so greet estat. [continues next]
11

Legend of Ariadne: 96

And eek his pore estat that he is in, [continues next]
14

Romaunt of the Rose: 61

And [al] the pore estat forget [continues next]
11

Romaunt of the Rose: 5636

His pore estat for to sustene. [continues next]
15+

Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 114

Of winter, that him naked made and mat,
11

Knight's Tale: 97

[continues previous] Whan he saugh hem so pitous and so mat,
11

Knight's Tale: 98

[continues previous] That whylom weren of so greet estat.
11

Knight's Tale: 99

[continues previous] And in his armes he hem alle up hente,
15+

Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 124

[continues previous] And eek of riche beautee alle floures.
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 127

And with his swerd of cold so sore greved; [continues next]
11

Legend of Ariadne: 96

[continues previous] And eek his pore estat that he is in,
14

Romaunt of the Rose: 62

[continues previous] In which that winter hadde it set,
11

Romaunt of the Rose: 5637

[continues previous] 'Or if him lust not for to spare,
15+

Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 115

And with his swerd of cold so sore had greved.
15+

Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 126

[continues previous] Of winter, that him naked made and mat,
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 127

[continues previous] And with his swerd of cold so sore greved; [continues next]
15+

Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 116

Now had the atempre sonne al that releved,
12

Knight's Tale: 828

And Emelye, clothed al in grene, [continues next]
11

Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 146

Clothed in ryal abite al of grene. [continues next]
13

Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 174

Corouned with whyte, and clothed al in grene, [continues next]
15+

Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 128

[continues previous] Now hath the atempre sonne al that releved [continues next]
15+

Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 129

That naked was, and clad hit new agayn. [continues next]
11

Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 242

Corouned with whyte, and clothed al in grene, [continues next]
11

Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 341

Tho spak this lady, clothed al in grene, [continues next]
15+

Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 117

And clothed him in grene al newe agayn.
12

Knight's Tale: 828

[continues previous] And Emelye, clothed al in grene, [continues next]
13

Squire's Tale: 53

For which the foules, agayn the sonne shene, [continues next]
11

Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 146

[continues previous] Clothed in ryal abite al of grene.
13

Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 174

[continues previous] Corouned with whyte, and clothed al in grene,
11

Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 175

[continues previous] So womanly, so benigne, and so meke,
11

Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 128

[continues previous] Now hath the atempre sonne al that releved
12

Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 242

[continues previous] Corouned with whyte, and clothed al in grene,
12

Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 243

[continues previous] So womanly, so benigne, and so meke,
12

Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 341

[continues previous] Tho spak this lady, clothed al in grene,
12

Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 342

[continues previous] And seyde, 'god, right of your curtesye,
11

Troilus and Criseyde 1: 156

Of Aperil, whan clothed is the mede [continues next]
11

Troilus and Criseyde 1: 157

With newe grene, of lusty Ver the pryme, [continues next]
10

Troilus and Criseyde 3: 653

The newe Ioye, and al the feste agayn; [continues next]
15+

Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 118

The smale foules, of the seson fayn,
12

Knight's Tale: 827

[continues previous] With his Ipolita, the fayre quene,
13

Squire's Tale: 53

[continues previous] For which the foules, agayn the sonne shene,
13

Squire's Tale: 54

[continues previous] What for the seson and the yonge grene,
11

Squire's Tale: 397

What for the seson and the morweninge, [continues next]
11

Squire's Tale: 398

And for the foules that she herde singe; [continues next]
10

Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 37

Whan that I here the smale foules singe, [continues next]
10

Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 38

And that the floures ginne for to springe, [continues next]
15+

Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 131

That from the panter and the net ben scaped, [continues next]
10

Parlement of Foules: 324

Were hyest set; and than the foules smale,
10

Romaunt of the Rose: 106

The smale foules song harkning; [continues next]
11

Troilus and Criseyde 1: 156

[continues previous] Of Aperil, whan clothed is the mede
10

Troilus and Criseyde 3: 653

[continues previous] The newe Ioye, and al the feste agayn;
15+

Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 119

That from the panter and the net ben scaped,
11

Squire's Tale: 397

[continues previous] What for the seson and the morweninge,
11

Squire's Tale: 398

[continues previous] And for the foules that she herde singe;
10

Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 38

[continues previous] And that the floures ginne for to springe,
15+

Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 131

[continues previous] That from the panter and the net ben scaped, [continues next]
10

Romaunt of the Rose: 107

[continues previous] That peyned hem ful many a payre
15+

Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 120

Upon the fouler, that hem made a-whaped
15+

Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 131

[continues previous] That from the panter and the net ben scaped,
13

Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 134

In his despyt, hem thoughte hit did hem good [continues next]
15+

Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 121

In winter, and distroyed had hir brood,
15+

Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 134

[continues previous] In his despyt, hem thoughte hit did hem good [continues next]
15+

Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 122

In his despyt, hem thoughte hit did hem good
13

Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 132

[continues previous] Upon the fouler, that hem made a-whaped
15+

Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 133

[continues previous] In winter, and distroyed had hir brood,
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 134

[continues previous] In his despyt, hem thoughte hit did hem good [continues next]
12

Romaunt of the Rose: 5996

I wol not have hem in despyt.
12

Romaunt of the Rose: 5997

No good man hateth hem, as I gesse,
15+

Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 123

To singe of him, and in hir song despyse
15+

Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 124

The foule cherl that, for his covetyse,
10

Wife of Bath's Prologue: 460

Metellius, the foule cherl, the swyn,
10

Wife of Bath's Prologue: 461

That with a staf birafte his wyf hir lyf,
15+

Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 137

Had hem betrayed with his sophistrye. [continues next]
15+

Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 125

Had hem betrayed with his sophistrye.
15+

Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 136

[continues previous] The foule cherl that, for his covetyse,
15+

Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 126

This was hir song'the fouler we defye!'
15+

Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 138

[continues previous] This was hir song'the fouler we defye, [continues next]
15+

Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 127

Somme songen [layes] on the braunches clere
11

Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 138

[continues previous] This was hir song — 'the fouler we defye, [continues next]
15+

Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 140

Layes of love, that Ioye hit was to here, [continues next]
12

Romaunt of the Rose: 87

Whan he may on these braunches here
12

Romaunt of the Rose: 88

The smale briddes singen clere
12

Romaunt of the Rose: 715

Layes of love, ful wel sowning [continues next]
12

Romaunt of the Rose: 716

They songen in hir Iargoning; [continues next]
15+

Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 128

Of love and [May], that Ioye hit was to here,
10

Hous of Fame 1: 180

That hit was pitee for to here; [continues next]
10

Hous of Fame 1: 181

And in a forest, as they wente, [continues next]
15+

Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 139

[continues previous] And al his craft!' And somme songen clere
12

Romaunt of the Rose: 715

[continues previous] Layes of love, ful wel sowning
15+

Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 129

In worship and in preysing of hir make,
10

Hous of Fame 1: 181

[continues previous] And in a forest, as they wente,
15+

Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 99

I bad men shulde me my couche make; [continues next]
11

Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 100

For deyntee of the newe someres sake, [continues next]
15+

Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 205

I bad men sholde me my couche make; [continues next]
11

Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 206

For deyntee of the newe someres sake, [continues next]
10

Troilus and Criseyde 3: 214

And speken wonder wel, in hir absence,
10

Troilus and Criseyde 3: 215

Of hir, in preysing of hir excellence,
10

Troilus and Criseyde 3: 216

Hir governaunce, hir wit; and hir manere
15+

Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 130

And of the newe blisful someres sake,
15+

Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 100

[continues previous] For deyntee of the newe someres sake,
15+

Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 141

[continues previous] In worshipinge and preisinge of hir make.
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 142

[continues previous] And, for the newe blisful somers sake,
12

Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 143

Upon the braunches ful of blosmes softe,
15+

Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 206

[continues previous] For deyntee of the newe someres sake,
15+

Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 131

That songen, 'blissed be seynt Valentyn!
15+

Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 145

And songen, 'blessed be seynt Valentyn! [continues next]
11

Parlement of Foules: 683

Seynt Valentyn, that art ful hy on-lofte; —
15+

Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 132

[For] at his day I chees yow to be myn,
15+

Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 147

Withouten repenting, myn herte swete!' [continues next]
11

Legend of Ariadne: 305

And cryed, 'Theseus! myn herte swete! [continues next]
11

Legend of Ariadne: 306

Wher be ye, that I may nat with yow mete, [continues next]
12

Book of the Duchesse: 1233

For evermore, myn herte swete! [continues next]
12

Book of the Duchesse: 1234

And never false yow, but I mete, [continues next]
11

Troilus and Criseyde 2: 579

Now have I plat to yow myn herte schriven; [continues next]
12

Troilus and Criseyde 3: 147

Lo, this mene I, myn owene swete herte.' [continues next]
11

Troilus and Criseyde 3: 1182

'And now,' quod she, 'that I have do yow smerte, [continues next]
12

Troilus and Criseyde 3: 1183

Foryeve it me, myn owene swete herte.' [continues next]
14

Troilus and Criseyde 3: 1278

Myn herte swete, how I yow mighte plese! [continues next]
10

Troilus and Criseyde 3: 1510

But, herte myn, with-oute more speche, [continues next]
10

Troilus and Criseyde 3: 1511

Beth to me trewe, or elles were it routhe; [continues next]
12

Troilus and Criseyde 4: 1449

Dwel rather here, myn owene swete herte! [continues next]
12

Troilus and Criseyde 4: 1450

For trewely, myn owene lady dere, [continues next]
10

Troilus and Criseyde 5: 227

As wolde god, ich hadde as tho be sleyn! [continues next]
12

Troilus and Criseyde 5: 228

O herte myn, Criseyde, O swete fo! [continues next]
12

Troilus and Criseyde 5: 229

O lady myn, that I love and no mo! [continues next]
15+

Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 133

With-oute repenting, myn herte swete!'
15+

Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 146

[continues previous] For on his day I chees yow to be myn,
11

Legend of Ariadne: 305

[continues previous] And cryed, 'Theseus! myn herte swete! [continues next]
11

Troilus and Criseyde 2: 579

[continues previous] Now have I plat to yow myn herte schriven;
12

Troilus and Criseyde 3: 147

[continues previous] Lo, this mene I, myn owene swete herte.'
11

Troilus and Criseyde 3: 1173

Have mercy, swete herte myn, Cryseyde! [continues next]
12

Troilus and Criseyde 3: 1183

[continues previous] Foryeve it me, myn owene swete herte.'
14

Troilus and Criseyde 3: 1278

[continues previous] Myn herte swete, how I yow mighte plese!
10

Troilus and Criseyde 3: 1510

[continues previous] But, herte myn, with-oute more speche,
12

Troilus and Criseyde 4: 1449

[continues previous] Dwel rather here, myn owene swete herte!
12

Troilus and Criseyde 4: 1450

[continues previous] For trewely, myn owene lady dere,
12

Troilus and Criseyde 5: 228

[continues previous] O herte myn, Criseyde, O swete fo!
12

Troilus and Criseyde 5: 229

[continues previous] O lady myn, that I love and no mo!
15+

Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 134

And therwith-al hir bekes gonnen mete.
15+

Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 149

Yelding honour and humble obeisaunces [continues next]
11

Legend of Ariadne: 305

[continues previous] And cryed, 'Theseus! myn herte swete!
11

Book of the Duchesse: 1234

[continues previous] And never false yow, but I mete,
11

Troilus and Criseyde 3: 1174

[continues previous] And if that, in tho wordes that I seyde,
15+

Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 135

[They dide honour and] humble obeisaunces,
15+

Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 137

Right [plesing] un-to love and to nature;
11

Clerk's Tale: 138

And they to his comandement obeye, [continues next]
11

Clerk's Tale: 139

And ech of hem doth al his diligence [continues next]
11

Clerk's Tale: 140

To doon un-to the feste reverence. [continues next]
10

Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 149

[continues previous] Yelding honour and humble obeisaunces
15+

Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 150

[continues previous] To love, and diden hir other observaunces
14

Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 151

[continues previous] That longeth unto love and to nature;
12

Romaunt of the Rose: 2773

To suffre ech harm that men devyse, [continues next]
13

Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 138

So ech of hem [doth wel] to creature.
10

Canterbury Tales Prologue: 39

Of ech of hem, so as it semed me,
10

Canterbury Tales Prologue: 371

Wel semed ech of hem a fair burgeys,
13

Wife of Bath's Prologue: 43

With ech of hem, so wel was him on lyve!
11

Wife of Bath's Prologue: 219

I governed hem so wel, after my lawe,
11

Wife of Bath's Prologue: 220

That ech of hem ful blisful was and fawe
11

Clerk's Tale: 139

[continues previous] And ech of hem doth al his diligence
10

Clerk's Tale: 140

[continues previous] To doon un-to the feste reverence.
10

Pardoner's Tale: 445

But ech of hem so glad was of that sighte,
12

Romaunt of the Rose: 2772

[continues previous] For Hope so sore doth hem desyre
12

Romaunt of the Rose: 2773

[continues previous] To suffre ech harm that men devyse,
15+

Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 139

This song to herkne I dide al myn entente,
10

Summoner's Tale: 114

To sprede his word is set al myn entente.'
11

Merchant's Tale: 223

And sin that ye han herd al myn entente, [continues next]
11

Merchant's Tale: 224

I prey yow to my wil ye wole assente.' [continues next]
15+

Hous of Fame 3: 1041

And as I alther-fastest wente [continues next]
15+

Hous of Fame 3: 1042

Aboute, and dide al myn entente [continues next]
14

Hous of Fame 3: 1043

Me for to pleye and for to lere,
11

Anelida and Arcite: 28

And him to honouren dide al hir entente;
11

Anelida and Arcite: 29

Beforn this duk, in signe of hy victorie,
11

Troilus and Criseyde 2: 1560

She com to diner in hir playn entente. [continues next]
11

Troilus and Criseyde 2: 1561

But god and Pandare wiste al what this mente. [continues next]
10

Troilus and Criseyde 3: 125

To telle me the fyn of his entente; [continues next]
10

Troilus and Criseyde 4: 1220

And hir to glade he dide al his entente;
11

Troilus and Criseyde 5: 150

I wolde of this yow telle al myn entente;
13

Troilus and Criseyde 5: 867

Answerde him tho; but, as of his entente, [continues next]
14

Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 140

For-why I mette I wiste what they mente.
11

Merchant's Tale: 224

[continues previous] I prey yow to my wil ye wole assente.'
10

Merchant's Tale: 861

And privee signes, wiste he what she mente;
13

Squire's Tale: 399

For right anon she wiste what they mente
14

Squire's Tale: 522

That (save the feend) non wiste what he mente. [continues next]
12

Franklin's Tale: 253

Never erst,' quod she, 'ne wiste I what ye mente.
12

Franklin's Tale: 254

But now, Aurelie, I knowe your entente,
14

Hous of Fame 3: 1041

[continues previous] And as I alther-fastest wente
11

Legend of Cleopatra: 71

And thus the longe day in fight they spende [continues next]
11

Troilus and Criseyde 2: 1561

[continues previous] But god and Pandare wiste al what this mente.
12

Troilus and Criseyde 3: 126

[continues previous] Yet wiste I never wel what that he mente.'
12

Troilus and Criseyde 3: 127

'What that I mene, O swete herte dere?'
13

Troilus and Criseyde 5: 868

[continues previous] It semed not she wiste what he mente.
14

Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 141

Til at the laste a larke song above:
11

Knight's Tale: 902

Til at the laste aslaked was his mood;
13

Squire's Tale: 522

[continues previous] That (save the feend) non wiste what he mente.
14

Squire's Tale: 523

[continues previous] Til he so longe had wopen and compleyned,
11

Hous of Fame 2: 47

Til at the laste he to me spak
11

Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 236

As stille as any stoon; til at the laste,
11

Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 310

As stille as any stoon; til at the laste,
11

Legend of Cleopatra: 72

[continues previous] Til, at the laste, as every thing hath ende,
11

Legend of Dido: 48

Til, at the laste, he mette an hunteresse.
11

Legend of Philomela: 68

Til at the laste Pandion thus seyde: —
11

Troilus and Criseyde 2: 499

Til at the laste, 'O good eem,' quod she tho,
11

Troilus and Criseyde 2: 514

Til at the laste he seyde, he wolde slepe,
11

Troilus and Criseyde 2: 824

Til at the laste Antigone the shene
11

Troilus and Criseyde 2: 924

Til at the laste the dede sleep hir hente.
13

Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 143

Lo! yond he cometh, I see his winges sprede!'
12

Hous of Fame 2: 388

And I adoun gan loken tho, [continues next]
13

Hous of Fame 2: 456

Tho gan I loken under me, [continues next]
12

Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 236

And aungellyke his winges saugh I sprede. [continues next]
13

Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 144

Tho gan I loken endelong the mede,
12

Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 236

[continues previous] And aungellyke his winges saugh I sprede.
12

Romaunt of the Rose: 132

Tho gan I walke through the mede,
15+

Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 145

And saw him come, and in his hond a quene,
15+

Knight's Tale: 827

With his Ipolita, the fayre quene, [continues next]
13

Hous of Fame 2: 388

[continues previous] And I adoun gan loken tho,
13

Hous of Fame 2: 389

[continues previous] And beheld feldes and plaines,
12

Hous of Fame 2: 457

[continues previous] And beheld the eyrish bestes,
14

Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 173

And by the hande he held the noble quene, [continues next]
15+

Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 146

Clothed in ryal abite al of grene.
15+

Knight's Tale: 828

[continues previous] And Emelye, clothed al in grene,
11

Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 116

Now had the atempre sonne al that releved,
11

Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 117

And clothed him in grene al newe agayn.
14

Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 174

[continues previous] Corouned with whyte, and clothed al in grene,
10

Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 185

Byhind this god of love, up-on this grene, [continues next]
15+

Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 214

And she was clad in real habit grene. [continues next]
15+

Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 215

A fret of gold she hadde next hir heer, [continues next]
12

Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 227

In silke, enbrouded ful of grene greves, [continues next]
12

Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 228

In-with a fret of rede rose-leves, [continues next]
11

Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 242

Corouned with whyte, and clothed al in grene,
12

Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 341

Tho spak this lady, clothed al in grene,
12

Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 342

And seyde, 'god, right of your curtesye,
11

Romaunt of the Rose: 573

And she hadde on a cote of grene [continues next]
11

Romaunt of the Rose: 574

Of cloth of Gaunt; withouten wene, [continues next]
15+

Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 147

A fret of gold she hadde next hir heer,
12

Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 227

[continues previous] In silke, enbrouded ful of grene greves,
12

Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 228

[continues previous] In-with a fret of rede rose-leves,
11

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,
15+

Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 148

And up-on that a whyt coroun she beer
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 516

For also many vertues hadde she, [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 517

As smale floures in hir coroun be. [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 217

With florouns smale, and I shal nat lye; [continues next]
10

Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 528

For also many vertues hadde she, [continues next]
10

Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 529

As smale floures in hir coroun be. [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 149

With many floures, and I shal nat lye;
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Canterbury Tales Prologue: 765

For by my trouthe, if that I shal nat lye,
11

Canterbury Tales Prologue: 766

I ne saugh this yeer so mery a companye
11

Man of Law's Tale: 596

But who was woful, if I shal nat lye,
12

Man of Law's Tale: 909

To feste, and shortly, if I shal nat lye,
11

Wife of Bath's Prologue: 515

We wommen han, if that I shal nat lye,
13

Summoner's Tale: 207

Fro Paradys first, if I shal nat lye, [continues next]
11

Summoner's Tale: 502

'Madame,' quod he, 'by god I shal nat lye;
11

Summoner's Tale: 503

But I on other weyes may be wreke,
12

Second Nun's Tale: 289

Quod tho Tiburce, 'if that I shal nat lye.'
12

Second Nun's Tale: 290

And she gan kisse his brest, that herde this,
10

Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 517

[continues previous] As smale floures in hir coroun be.
13

Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 181

For nothing elles, and I shal nat lye, [continues next]
15+

Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 216

[continues previous] And upon that a whyt coroun she beer
10

Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 529

[continues previous] As smale floures in hir coroun be.
11

Legend of Thisbe: 38

Ye lovers two, if that I shal nat lye,
15+

Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 150

For al the world, right as the dayesye
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Summoner's Tale: 208

[continues previous] Was man out chaced for his glotonye;
12

Hous of Fame 3: 842

For al the world right so hit ferde,
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Hous of Fame 3: 843

As doth the routing of the stoon
13

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 A: 151

I-coroned is with whyte leves lyte,
11

Romaunt of the Rose: 1433

And floures yelowe, whyte, and rede; [continues next]
15+

Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 152

Swich were the floures of hir coroun whyte.
11

Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 153

For of o perle fyn and oriental [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 154

Hir whyte coroun was y-maked al; [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 155

For which the whyte coroun, above the grene, [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 156

Made hir lyk a daysie for to sene, [continues next]
12

Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 514

As telleth Agaton, for hir goodnesse! [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 515

Hir whyte coroun berth of hit witnesse; [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 517

As smale floures in hir coroun be. [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 518

In remembraunce of hir and in honour, [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 221

For of o perle fyne, oriental, [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 222

Hir whyte coroun was y-maked al; [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 223

For which the whyte coroun, above the grene, [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 224

Made hir lyk a daysie for to sene, [continues next]
12

Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 299

Hir whyte coroun berth the witnessinge!' [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 526

As telleth Agaton, for hir goodnesse! [continues next]
14

Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 527

Hir whyte coroun berth of hit witnesse; [continues next]
13

Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 529

As smale floures in hir coroun be. [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 530

In remembraunce of hir and in honour, [continues next]
11

Romaunt of the Rose: 1432

[continues previous] And fresshe pervinke, riche of hewe,
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Romaunt of the Rose: 1433

[continues previous] And floures yelowe, whyte, and rede;
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Romaunt of the Rose: 1434

[continues previous] Swich plentee grew ther never in mede.
15+

Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 153

For of o perle fyn and oriental
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 152

[continues previous] Swich were the floures of hir coroun whyte. [continues next]
13

Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 155

[continues previous] For which the whyte coroun, above the grene, [continues next]
11

Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 230

And sithen al the remenant by and by, [continues next]
11

Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 518

[continues previous] In remembraunce of hir and in honour,
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 223

[continues previous] For which the whyte coroun, above the grene, [continues next]
11

Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 304

And sithen al the remenant by and by, [continues next]
11

Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 530

[continues previous] In remembraunce of hir and in honour,
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 154

Hir whyte coroun was y-maked al;
13

Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 152

[continues previous] Swich were the floures of hir coroun whyte. [continues next]
11

Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 155

[continues previous] For which the whyte coroun, above the grene, [continues next]
15+

Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 223

[continues previous] For which the whyte coroun, above the grene, [continues next]
15+

Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 155

For which the whyte coroun, above the grene,
11

Knight's Tale: 1317

Up-on his heed he wered of laurer grene [continues next]
13

Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 152

[continues previous] Swich were the floures of hir coroun whyte. [continues next]
11

Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 155

[continues previous] For which the whyte coroun, above the grene, [continues next]
14

Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 229

[continues previous] With the whyte coroun, clad in grene;
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 230

[continues previous] And sithen al the remenant by and by,
15+

Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 223

[continues previous] For which the whyte coroun, above the grene, [continues next]
14

Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 303

[continues previous] With the whyte coroun, clad in grene;
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 304

[continues previous] And sithen al the remenant by and by,
15+

Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 156

Made hir lyk a daysie for to sene,
11

Knight's Tale: 1318

[continues previous] A gerland fresh and lusty for to sene.
10

Clerk's Tale: 201

By a mayde, lyk to hir stature, [continues next]
11

Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 152

[continues previous] Swich were the floures of hir coroun whyte.
11

Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 514

[continues previous] As telleth Agaton, for hir goodnesse!
12

Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 515

[continues previous] Hir whyte coroun berth of hit witnesse;
11

Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 220

[continues previous] So were the florouns of hir coroun whyte;
10

Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 223

[continues previous] For which the whyte coroun, above the grene, [continues next]
15+

Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 225

Considered eek hir fret of gold above. [continues next]
11

Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 299

[continues previous] Hir whyte coroun berth the witnessinge!'
10

Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 526

[continues previous] As telleth Agaton, for hir goodnesse!
10

Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 527

[continues previous] Hir whyte coroun berth of hit witnesse;
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 157

Considered eek the fret of gold above.
10

Clerk's Tale: 202

[continues previous] And eek of othere ornamentes alle
12

Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 223

[continues previous] For which the whyte coroun, above the grene,
15+

Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 158

Y-clothed was this mighty god of love
12

Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 228

In-with a fret of rede rose-leves, [continues next]
12

Book of the Duchesse: 418

Or thikke of trees, so ful of leves; [continues next]
15+

Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 159

Of silk, y-brouded ful of grene greves;
12

Knight's Tale: 2017

Eek on his heed a croune of laurer grene, [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 225

[continues previous] Considered eek hir fret of gold above.
12

Book of the Duchesse: 417

[continues previous] Wher ther were many grene greves,
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Book of the Duchesse: 418

[continues previous] Or thikke of trees, so ful of leves;
15+

Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 160

A garlond on his heed of rose-leves
12

Knight's Tale: 2017

[continues previous] Eek on his heed a croune of laurer grene,
15+

Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 227

[continues previous] In silke, enbrouded ful of grene greves,
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 228

[continues previous] In-with a fret of rede rose-leves,
12

Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 162

But of his face I can nat seyn the hewe.
12

Wife of Bath's Prologue: 20

What that he mente ther-by, I can nat seyn;
12

Wife of Bath's Prologue: 21

But that I axe, why that the fifthe man
10

Franklin's Tale: 288

Til that the brighte sonne loste his hewe; [continues next]
10

Legend of Dido: 97

I can nat seyn if that hit be possible,
11

Parlement of Foules: 105

The lover met he hath his lady wonne.
11

Parlement of Foules: 106

Can I nat seyn if that the cause were
15+

Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 163

For sekirly his face shoon so brighte,
11

Miller's Tale: 166

The mone, whan it was night, ful brighte shoon,
11

Miller's Tale: 167

And Absolon his giterne hath y-take,
11

Miller's Tale: 168

For paramours, he thoghte for to wake.
12

Man of Law's Prologue: 11

That Phebus, which that shoon so clere and brighte, [continues next]
12

Clerk's Tale: 1061

And in a cloth of gold that brighte shoon, [continues next]
10

Squire's Tale: 170

His stede, which that shoon as sonne brighte, [continues next]
10

Franklin's Tale: 288

[continues previous] Til that the brighte sonne loste his hewe;
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Franklin's Tale: 289

[continues previous] For thorisonte hath reft the sonne his light;
11

Hous of Fame 1: 507

So shoon the egles fethres brighte, [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 232

Therwith me thoughte his face shoon so brighte [continues next]
12

Legend of Hypsipyle and Medea: 61

That had a flees of gold, that shoon so brighte, [continues next]
11

Romaunt of the Rose: 1126

That Richesse wonder brighte shoon,
11

Romaunt of the Rose: 1127

Bothe hir heed, and al hir face,
15+

Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 164

That with the gleem a-stoned was the sighte;
12

Man of Law's Prologue: 11

[continues previous] That Phebus, which that shoon so clere and brighte,
12

Man of Law's Prologue: 12

[continues previous] Degrees was fyve and fourty clombe on highte;
12

Clerk's Tale: 1061

[continues previous] And in a cloth of gold that brighte shoon,
12

Clerk's Tale: 1062

[continues previous] With a coroune of many a riche stoon
10

Squire's Tale: 170

[continues previous] His stede, which that shoon as sonne brighte,
11

Hous of Fame 1: 507

[continues previous] So shoon the egles fethres brighte,
12

Legend of Hypsipyle and Medea: 61

[continues previous] That had a flees of gold, that shoon so brighte,
12

Legend of Hypsipyle and Medea: 62

[continues previous] That no-wher was ther swich an-other sighte;
12

Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 165

A furlong-wey I mighte him nat beholde.
10

Consolatione Philosophie 3 Prose 12: 80

mighte it availen at the laste ayeins him, that we han graunted to [continues next]
12

Legend of Lucretia: 157

Ne upon hem she dorste nat beholde. [continues next]
15+

Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 166

But at the laste in hande I saw him holde
10

Consolatione Philosophie 3 Prose 12: 80

[continues previous] mighte it availen at the laste ayeins him, that we han graunted to
15+

Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 234

[continues previous] And in his hande me thoughte I saugh him holde [continues next]
12

Legend of Lucretia: 158

[continues previous] But atte laste of Tarquiny she hem tolde,
15+

Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 167

Two fyry dartes, as the gledes rede;
10

Troilus and Criseyde 2: 538

And wel the hotter been the gledes rede,
15+

Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 168

And aungellich his wenges gan he sprede.
10

Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 237

And al be that men seyn that blind is he, [continues next]
15+

Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 169

And al be that men seyn that blind is he,
11

Consolatione Philosophie 2 Prose 7: 102

laste? For yif it so be that men dyen in al, that is to seyn, body
15+

Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 170

Al-gate me thoughte he mighte wel y-see;
13

Legend of Thisbe: 119

But al to longe, allas! at hoom was he. [continues next]
13

Legend of Thisbe: 120

The mone shoon, men mighte wel y-see, [continues next]
10

Troilus and Criseyde 2: 1190

And knew it wel, and whos it was him tolde, [continues next]
15+

Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 171

For sternely on me he gan biholde,
10

Physician's Tale: 210

Upon hir humble face he gan biholde, [continues next]
11

Legend of Thisbe: 119

[continues previous] But al to longe, allas! at hoom was he.
11

Romaunt of the Rose: 1751

Gan so depe in myn herte passe, [continues next]
10

Troilus and Criseyde 2: 1189

[continues previous] 'Which hous?' quod she, and gan for to biholde,
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Troilus and Criseyde 4: 1691

And rewfulliche his lady gan biholde, [continues next]
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Troilus and Criseyde 4: 1692

As he that felte dethes cares colde. [continues next]
12

Troilus and Criseyde 5: 573

And yond so goodly gan she me biholde, [continues next]
11

Troilus and Criseyde 5: 1406

So thursteth ay myn herte to biholde [continues next]
10

Troilus and Criseyde 5: 1658

And al the werk; but as he gan biholde, [continues next]
10

Troilus and Criseyde 5: 1659

Ful sodeinly his herte gan to colde, [continues next]
15+

Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 172

So that his loking doth myn herte colde.
10

Physician's Tale: 211

[continues previous] With fadres pitee stiking thurgh his herte,
12

Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 238

[continues previous] Al-gate me thoughte that he mighte see;
11

Romaunt of the Rose: 1751

[continues previous] Gan so depe in myn herte passe,
11

Romaunt of the Rose: 1752

[continues previous] That I it mighte nought arace;
11

Troilus and Criseyde 4: 1691

[continues previous] And rewfulliche his lady gan biholde,
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Troilus and Criseyde 4: 1692

[continues previous] As he that felte dethes cares colde.
12

Troilus and Criseyde 5: 573

[continues previous] And yond so goodly gan she me biholde,
12

Troilus and Criseyde 5: 574

[continues previous] That to the deeth myn herte is to hir holde.
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Troilus and Criseyde 5: 1406

[continues previous] So thursteth ay myn herte to biholde
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Troilus and Criseyde 5: 1407

[continues previous] Your beautee, that my lyf unnethe I holde.
10

Troilus and Criseyde 5: 1659

[continues previous] Ful sodeinly his herte gan to colde,
15+

Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 173

And by the hande he held the noble quene,
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 145

And saw him come, and in his hond a quene, [continues next]
14

Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 228

First sat the god of love, and than this quene [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 229

With the whyte coroun, clad in grene; [continues next]
15+

Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 241

[continues previous] And by the hande he held this noble quene, [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 242

Corouned with whyte, and clothed al in grene, [continues next]
10

Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 302

First sat the god of love, and sith his quene [continues next]
10

Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 303

With the whyte coroun, clad in grene; [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 174

Corouned with whyte, and clothed al in grene,
12

Knight's Tale: 828

And Emelye, clothed al in grene, [continues next]
13

Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 116

Now had the atempre sonne al that releved, [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 117

And clothed him in grene al newe agayn. [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 146

[continues previous] Clothed in ryal abite al of grene.
10

Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 228

[continues previous] First sat the god of love, and than this quene
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 229

[continues previous] With the whyte coroun, clad in grene;
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 230

[continues previous] And sithen al the remenant by and by,
15+

Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 242

[continues previous] Corouned with whyte, and clothed al in grene, [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 244

That in this world, thogh that men wolde seke, [continues next]
10

Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 302

[continues previous] First sat the god of love, and sith his quene
12

Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 303

[continues previous] With the whyte coroun, clad in grene;
12

Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 304

[continues previous] And sithen al the remenant by and by,
13

Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 341

Tho spak this lady, clothed al in grene, [continues next]
13

Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 342

And seyde, 'god, right of your curtesye, [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 175

So womanly, so benigne, and so meke,
12

Knight's Tale: 828

[continues previous] And Emelye, clothed al in grene,
11

Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 117

[continues previous] And clothed him in grene al newe agayn.
15+

Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 242

[continues previous] Corouned with whyte, and clothed al in grene, [continues next]
11

Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 342

[continues previous] And seyde, 'god, right of your curtesye,
11

Book of the Duchesse: 850

Laughe and pleye so womanly,
11

Book of the Duchesse: 851

And loke so debonairly,
11

Book of the Duchesse: 852

So goodly speke and so frendly,
15+

Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 176

That in this world, thogh that men wolde seke,
11

Knight's Tale: 615

That al that night, thogh that men wolde him shake,
15+

Monk's Tale: 312

Was noon, thogh al this world men sholde seke. [continues next]
15+

Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 242

[continues previous] Corouned with whyte, and clothed al in grene,
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 244

[continues previous] That in this world, thogh that men wolde seke, [continues next]
15+

Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 245

Half hir beautee shulde men nat finde [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 177

Half hir beautee shulde men nat finde
11

Monk's Tale: 312

[continues previous] Was noon, thogh al this world men sholde seke.
15+

Monk's Tale: 313

[continues previous] Hir riche array ne mighte nat be told
10

Nun's Priest's Tale: 131

And in our yerd tho herbes shal I finde, [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 244

[continues previous] That in this world, thogh that men wolde seke, [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 178

In creature that formed is by kinde,
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Nun's Priest's Tale: 132

[continues previous] The whiche han of hir propretee, by kinde, [continues next]
10

Hous of Fame 3: 275

A feminyne creature;
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Hous of Fame 3: 276

That never formed by nature
12

Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 244

[continues previous] That in this world, thogh that men wolde seke, [continues next]
10

Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 179

Hir name was Alceste the debonayre;
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Nun's Priest's Tale: 132

[continues previous] The whiche han of hir propretee, by kinde,
10

Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 245

[continues previous] Half hir beautee shulde men nat finde
15+

Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 180

I prey to god that ever falle she fayre!
15+

Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 277

I prey to god that ever falle hir faire! [continues next]
15+

Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 181

For ne hadde confort been of hir presence,
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 182

I had be deed, withouten any defence,
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 183

For drede of Loves wordes and his chere,
10

Man of Law's Prologue: 97

And with that word he, with a sobre chere, [continues next]
10

Man of Law's Prologue: 98

Bigan his tale, as ye shal after here. [continues next]
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Squire's Tale: 103

Accordant to his wordes was his chere, [continues next]
10

Squire's Tale: 104

As techeth art of speche hem that it lere; [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 278

[continues previous] For, nadde comfort been of hir presence,
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Legend of Ariadne: 239

And at his hertly wordes, and his chere,
10

Legend of Ariadne: 240

And to her suster seide in this manere,
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Anelida and Arcite: 356

With-in the temple, with a sorowful chere, [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 184

As, whan tyme is, her-after ye shal here.
10

Man of Law's Prologue: 98

[continues previous] Bigan his tale, as ye shal after here.
10

Squire's Tale: 104

[continues previous] As techeth art of speche hem that it lere;
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 364

In duewe tyme, whan they shal hit profre. [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 365

This is the sentence of the philosophre: [continues next]
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Anelida and Arcite: 357

[continues previous] That shapen was as ye shal after here.
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 185

Byhind this god of love, up-on this grene,
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Clothed in ryal abite al of grene. [continues next]
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[continues previous] This is the sentence of the philosophre:
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 283

I saugh cominge of ladyës nyntene [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 187

In ryal abite, a ful esy pas,
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 145

[continues previous] And saw him come, and in his hond a quene,
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 146

[continues previous] Clothed in ryal abite al of grene.
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[continues previous] A fret of gold she hadde next hir heer,
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 200

Daunsinge aboute this flour an esy pas, [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 201

And songen, as it were in carole-wyse, [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 188

And after hem com of wemen swich a tras
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Consolatione Philosophie 5 Metre 5: 2

som of hem han hir bodies straught and crepen in the dust, and [continues next]
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Consolatione Philosophie 5 Metre 5: 3

drawen after hem a tras or a foruh y-continued; that is to seyn, as [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 201

[continues previous] And songen, as it were in carole-wyse,
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 189

That, sin that god Adam made of erthe,
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Consolatione Philosophie 5 Metre 5: 3

[continues previous] drawen after hem a tras or a foruh y-continued; that is to seyn, as
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 287

The thridde part of mankynd, or the ferthe, [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 190

The thredde part of wemen, ne the ferthe,
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 191

Ne wende I nat by possibilitee
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Franklin's Tale: 615

For wende I never, by possibilitee, [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 192

Hadden ever in this world y-be;
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Franklin's Tale: 614

[continues previous] 'Allas!' quod she, 'that ever this sholde happe!
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 193

And trewe of love thise wemen were echoon.
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Sum story of wemen that were goode and trewe?
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 474

Of Gode Wemen, maidenes and wyves,
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 475

That were trewe in lovinge al hir lyves;
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 290

[continues previous] And trewe of love thise women were echoon. [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 194

Now whether was that a wonder thing or noon,
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Summoner's Tale: 361

'Now whether have I a siker hand or noon?'
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Melibee's Tale: 24

... proverbe seith: "he that to muche embraceth, distreyneth litel." And Catoun seith: "assay to do swich thing as thou hast power to doon, lest that the charge oppresse thee so sore, that thee bihoveth to weyve thing that thou hast bigonne." And if so be that thou be in doute, whether thou mayst parfourne a thing or noon, chese rather to suffre than biginne. And Piers Alphonce seith: "if thou hast might to doon a thing of which thou most repente thee, it is bettre 'nay' than 'ye';" this is to seyn, that thee is bettre holde thy tonge stille, than for to speke. Thanne may ye understonde ...
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 291

[continues previous] Now whether was that a wonder thing or noon, [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 292

That, right anoon as that they gonne espye [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 195

That, right anoon as that they gonne espye
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 291

[continues previous] Now whether was that a wonder thing or noon, [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 292

[continues previous] That, right anoon as that they gonne espye [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 293

[continues previous] This flour, which that I clepe the dayesye, [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 196

This flour, which that I clepe the dayesye,
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That I have to hir flour, the dayesye!
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 292

[continues previous] That, right anoon as that they gonne espye
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 293

[continues previous] This flour, which that I clepe the dayesye, [continues next]
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That I have to hir flour, the dayesye!
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 197

Ful sodeinly they stinten alle at-ones,
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 198

And kneled adoun, as it were for the nones.
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Wife of Bath's Prologue: 803

And neer he cam, and kneled faire adoun, [continues next]
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Wife of Bath's Prologue: 804

And seyde, "dere suster Alisoun, [continues next]
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Wife of Bath's Prologue: 805

As help me god, I shal thee never smyte; [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 295

[continues previous] And kneled doun, as it were for the nones, [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 296

And songen with o vois, 'Hele and honour [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 199

And after that they wenten in compas,
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Wife of Bath's Prologue: 804

[continues previous] And seyde, "dere suster Alisoun,
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 295

[continues previous] And kneled doun, as it were for the nones,
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 296

[continues previous] And songen with o vois, 'Hele and honour
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Troilus and Criseyde 2: 620

An esy pas rydinge, in routes tweyne, [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 200

Daunsinge aboute this flour an esy pas,
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 201

And songen, as it were in carole-wyse,
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 188

[continues previous] And after hem com of wemen swich a tras
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Troilus and Criseyde 2: 619

[continues previous] With that com he and al his folk anoon
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Troilus and Criseyde 2: 620

[continues previous] An esy pas rydinge, in routes tweyne,
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Troilus and Criseyde 2: 621

[continues previous] Right as his happy day was, sooth to seyne,
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 202

This balade, which that I shal yow devyse.
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Man of Law's Tale: 56

Fro day to day, as I shal yow devyse.
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Man of Law's Tale: 57

This was the commune vois of every man —
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Franklin's Tale: 740

Answerde and seyde as I shal yow devyse:
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Shipman's Tale: 62

This noble monk, of which I yow devyse,
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Melibee's Prologue: 24

Of sondry folk, as I shal yow devyse.
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Melibee's Prologue: 25

As thus; ye woot that every evangelist,
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Monk's Tale: 712

With boydekins, as I shal yow devyse.
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Monk's Tale: 713

This Iulius to the Capitolie wente
11

Canon's Yeoman's Tale: 670

Of an ingot, as I shal yow devyse.
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Canon's Yeoman's Tale: 671

I seye, he took out of his owene sleve,
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 538

Was hit to thee, that ilke tyme thou made [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 539

"Hyd, Absolon, thy tresses," in balade, [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 540

That thou forgete hir in thy song to sette, [continues next]
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Troilus and Criseyde 3: 203

This thing shal be right as I yow devyse.'
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Troilus and Criseyde 3: 204

With that Eleyne and also Deiphebus
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Troilus and Criseyde 3: 238

To Troilus, as I shal yow devyse.
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Troilus and Criseyde 3: 435

And al the whyl which that I yow devyse,
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Troilus and Criseyde 3: 436

This was his lyf; with al his fulle might,
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Troilus and Criseyde 4: 238

In his woodnesse, as I shal yow devyse.
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Troilus and Criseyde 4: 259

To half this wo, which that I yow devyse.
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Troilus and Criseyde 4: 735

And thus she wroughte, as I shal yow devyse.
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Troilus and Criseyde 4: 736

Hir ounded heer, that sonnish was of hewe,
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Troilus and Criseyde 4: 1379

And how I mene, I shal it yow devyse.
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Troilus and Criseyde 4: 1380

The moeble which that I have in this toun
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 203

Hyd, Absolon, thy gilte tresses clere;
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 249

Hyd, Absolon, thy gilte tresses clere; [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 250

Ester, ley thou thy meknesse al a-doun; [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 539

[continues previous] "Hyd, Absolon, thy tresses," in balade,
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 204

Ester, ley them thy meknesse al a-doun;
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 205

Hyd, Ionathas, al thy frendly manere;
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 249

[continues previous] Hyd, Absolon, thy gilte tresses clere;
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 250

[continues previous] Ester, ley thou thy meknesse al a-doun;
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 207

Mak of your wyfhod no comparisoun;
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 254

Hyde ye your beautes, Isoude and Eleyne, [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 208

Hyde ye your beautes, Isoude and Eleyne,
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 253

[continues previous] Mak of your wyfhod no comparisoun;
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Parlement of Foules: 290

Tristram, Isoude, Paris, and Achilles,
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Parlement of Foules: 291

Eleyne, Cleopatre, and Troilus,
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 209

Alceste is here, that al that may desteyne.
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 216

Alceste is here, that al that may desteyne.
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 223

Alceste is here, that al that may desteyne.
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 224

Whan that this balade al y-songen was,
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 255

[continues previous] My lady cometh, that al this may disteyne. [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 210

Thy faire body, lat hit nat appere,
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Franklin's Tale: 677

Hath nat Lucresse y-slayn hir-self, allas! [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 211

Lavyne; and thou, Lucresse of Rome toun,
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Franklin's Tale: 677

[continues previous] Hath nat Lucresse y-slayn hir-self, allas!
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Franklin's Tale: 678

[continues previous] At Rome, whanne she oppressed was
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 258

And Polixene, that boghten love so dere, [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 259

And Cleopatre, with al thy passioun, [continues next]
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Legend of Lucretia: 12

Of this Lucresse, that starf at Rome toun; [continues next]
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Legend of Lucretia: 13

And in what wyse, I wol but shortly trete, [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 212

And Polixene, that boghte love so dere,
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 257

[continues previous] Lavyne; and thou, Lucresse of Rome toun,
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Legend of Lucretia: 12

[continues previous] Of this Lucresse, that starf at Rome toun;
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Legend of Lucretia: 13

[continues previous] And in what wyse, I wol but shortly trete,
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Troilus and Criseyde 4: 759

O dere herte eek, that I love so, [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 213

Eek Cleopatre, with al thy passioun,
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Troilus and Criseyde 4: 759

[continues previous] O dere herte eek, that I love so,
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 214

Hyde ye your trouthe in love and your renoun;
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Hous of Fame 3: 619

For fame, ne for swich renoun; [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 260

[continues previous] Hyde ye your trouthe of love and your renoun; [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 261

And thou, Tisbe, that hast of love swich peyne; [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 215

And thou, Tisbe, that hast for love swich peyne:
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Hous of Fame 3: 619

[continues previous] For fame, ne for swich renoun;
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Hous of Fame 3: 620

[continues previous] For they, for contemplacioun
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Hous of Fame 3: 621

And goddes love, hadde y-wrought;
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 260

[continues previous] Hyde ye your trouthe of love and your renoun; [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 261

[continues previous] And thou, Tisbe, that hast of love swich peyne; [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 216

Alceste is here, that al that may desteyne.
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 209

Alceste is here, that al that may desteyne.
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 223

Alceste is here, that al that may desteyne.
14

Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 224

Whan that this balade al y-songen was,
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 261

[continues previous] And thou, Tisbe, that hast of love swich peyne;
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 262

[continues previous] My lady cometh, that al this may disteyne. [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 217

Herro, Dido, Laudomia, alle in-fere,
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 218

Eek Phyllis, hanging for thy Demophoun,
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 265

And Canace, espyed by thy chere, [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 219

And Canace, espyed by thy chere,
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 220

Ysiphile, betrayed with Jasoun,
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 221

Mak of your trouthe in love no bost ne soun;
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 267

[continues previous] Maketh of your trouthe neyther boost ne soun; [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 222

Nor Ypermistre or Adriane, ne pleyne;
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 267

[continues previous] Maketh of your trouthe neyther boost ne soun;
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 223

Alceste is here, that al that may desteyne.
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 209

Alceste is here, that al that may desteyne. [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 216

Alceste is here, that al that may desteyne. [continues next]
14

Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 270

This balade may ful wel y-songen be, [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 224

Whan that this balade al y-songen was,
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Sir Thopas' Tale: 67

Sir Thopas eek so wery was [continues next]
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Sir Thopas' Tale: 69

So fiers was his corage, [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 209

[continues previous] Alceste is here, that al that may desteyne.
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 216

[continues previous] Alceste is here, that al that may desteyne.
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 117

Kneling alwey, til hit unclosed was, [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 119

That was with floures swote enbrouded al, [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 269

[continues previous] My lady cometh, that al this may disteyne.
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 270

[continues previous] This balade may ful wel y-songen be,
10

Parlement of Foules: 296

That I of spak, that was so swote and grene, [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 225

Upon the softe and swote grene gras
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Pardoner's Tale: 215

That may go thurgh the golet softe and swote;
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Pardoner's Tale: 216

Of spicerye, of leef, and bark, and rote
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Sir Thopas' Tale: 68

[continues previous] For prikinge on the softe gras,
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 119

[continues previous] That was with floures swote enbrouded al,
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 172

Yaf to the floures, softe and tenderly, [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 173

Hir swote breth, and made hem for to sprede, [continues next]
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Book of the Duchesse: 398

Doun by a floury grene wente [continues next]
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Book of the Duchesse: 399

Ful thikke of gras, ful softe and swete, [continues next]
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Parlement of Foules: 296

[continues previous] That I of spak, that was so swote and grene,
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Romaunt of the Rose: 128

The medewe softe, swote, and grene, [continues next]
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Romaunt of the Rose: 129

Beet right on the water-syde. [continues next]
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Romaunt of the Rose: 762

Upon the grene gras springing.
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 226

They setten hem ful softely adoun,
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Second Nun's Tale: 396

But on hir knees they setten hem adoun
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 173

[continues previous] Hir swote breth, and made hem for to sprede,
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 301

They setten hem ful softely adoun.
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Book of the Duchesse: 399

[continues previous] Ful thikke of gras, ful softe and swete, [continues next]
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Romaunt of the Rose: 127

[continues previous] With gravel, ful of stones shene.
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Romaunt of the Rose: 130

[continues previous] Ful cleer was than the morow-tyde,
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 227

By ordre alle in compas, alle enveroun.
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Book of the Duchesse: 398

[continues previous] Doun by a floury grene wente
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 228

First sat the god of love, and than this quene
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 173

And by the hande he held the noble quene, [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 174

Corouned with whyte, and clothed al in grene, [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 523

Therwith this quene wex reed for shame a lyte, [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 213

The god of love, and in his hande a quene; [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 241

And by the hande he held this noble quene, [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 242

Corouned with whyte, and clothed al in grene, [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 300

And with that word, a-compas enviroun, [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 302

First sat the god of love, and sith his quene [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 303

With the whyte coroun, clad in grene; [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 535

Therwith this quene wex reed for shame a lyte, [continues next]
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Compleynt of Mars: 85

The chambre, ther as lay this fresshe quene, [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 229

With the whyte coroun, clad in grene;
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Second Nun's Tale: 201

An old man, clad in whyte clothes clere,
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 154

Hir whyte coroun was y-maked al; [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 155

For which the whyte coroun, above the grene, [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 174

[continues previous] Corouned with whyte, and clothed al in grene, [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 522

[continues previous] In stede of rubies, set among the whyte.'
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 222

Hir whyte coroun was y-maked al; [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 223

For which the whyte coroun, above the grene, [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 242

[continues previous] Corouned with whyte, and clothed al in grene, [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 298

That berth our alder prys in figuringe! [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 302

[continues previous] First sat the god of love, and sith his quene [continues next]
10

Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 534

[continues previous] In stede of rubies, set among the whyte.'
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Compleynt of Mars: 86

[continues previous] Depeynted was with whyte boles grete,
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 230

And sithen al the remenant by and by,
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Canon's Yeoman's Tale: 451

Than why sholde al the remenant have blame [continues next]
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Canon's Yeoman's Tale: 452

That giltlees were? by yow I seye the same. [continues next]
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 155

[continues previous] For which the whyte coroun, above the grene,
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 174

[continues previous] Corouned with whyte, and clothed al in grene,
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 214

[continues previous] And she was clad in real habit grene.
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 223

[continues previous] For which the whyte coroun, above the grene,
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 242

[continues previous] Corouned with whyte, and clothed al in grene,
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 299

[continues previous] Hir whyte coroun berth the witnessinge!'
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 300

[continues previous] And with that word, a-compas enviroun,
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 302

[continues previous] First sat the god of love, and sith his quene
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Legend of Good Women Prologue B: 303

[continues previous] With the whyte coroun, clad in grene;
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Legend of Good Women Prologue A: 231

As they were of degree, ful curteisly;