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An haberdasshere and a carpenter,
A webbe, a dyere, and a tapycer,
A frere ther was, a wantowne and a merye,
A lymytour, a ful solempne man.
Housbondes at chirche dore I have had five
(If I so ofte mighte han wedded be),
And alle were worthy men in hir degree.
Madame, ye been alle beautee shrine
As fer as cercled is the mapemounde:
Alle fresh the level pasture lay,
And not a shadowe mote by seene,
A fair feeld ful of folk fand I there-betwene,
Of alle maner of men, the mene and the riche,
From alle wymmen mi love is lent
And lyht on Alysoun.
This ae nighte, this ae nighte,
MEvery nighte and alle,
I forsak the, Kyng Herowdes, and thi werkes alle;
Ther is a chyld in Bedlem born is beter than we alle.'
What cared Duke Ercole, that bid
His mummers to the market-place,
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