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Allas anon appears Arcite armes blood brought called cause century Chaucer cloth coude deed doon doun edition Emelye English expressed faire falle felawe give gold greet grete hadde hath heed herte High Indication king knew knight lady language live lord Mars meaning mind moot never noon notes nought olde once Palamon person plural poem poet present prisoun Prologue quod ride School seen seyde seyn shal sholde short side sometimes sonne sore soule sound story strong swich syllable Tale thank thee ther Theseus thilke thing thou thought told translated trewe unto Venus verse weren whan wise wolde worthy
Page 264 - The intelligible forms of ancient poets, The fair humanities of old religion, The power, the beauty, and the majesty, That had their haunts in dale, or piny mountain, Or forest by slow stream, or pebbly spring, Or chasms and wat'ry depths; all these have vanished; They live no longer in the faith of reason ! But still the heart doth need a language, still Doth the old instinct bring back the old names...
Page 11 - Or with a bretherhed to been withholde; But dwelte at hoom, and kepte wel his folde, So that the wolf ne made it nat miscarie ; He was a shepherde and no mercenarie. And though he holy were, and vertuous, He was to sinful man nat despitous, Ne of his speche daungerous ne digne, But in his teching discreet and benigne.
Page 3 - Souninge in moral vertu was his speche, And gladly wolde he lerne, and gladly teche.
Page 2 - For him was lever have at his beddes heed Twenty bokes, clad in blak or reed, Of Aristotle and his philosophye, Than robes riche, or fithele, or gay sautrye.
Page 20 - In Southwerk, at this gentil hostelrye, That highte the Tabard, faste by the Belle. But now is tyme to yow for to telle How that we baren us that ilke night, Whan we were in that hostelrye alight. And after wol I telle of our viage, And al the remenaunt of our pilgrimage.