Quotation by Geoffrey Chaucer

O yonge fresshe folkes, he or she,
In which that love up-groweth with your age,
Repeyreth hoom fro worldly vanitee,
And of your herte up-casteth the visage
To thilke God that after his image
Yow made, and thynketh al nis but a faire
This world, that passeth sone as floures faire.
Geoffrey Chaucer (1340–1400), British poet. Troilus and Criseyde, bk. 5, l. 1835-41 (c. 1385), repr. In The Works of Geoffrey Chaucer, ed. Alfred W. Pollard, etc. (1898).
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