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A somonour was ther with us in that place
That hadde a fyr-reed cherubynnes face,
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A clerk ther was of Oxenford also
That unto logyk hadde longe ygo.
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A sergeant of the lawe, war and wys,
That often hadde been at the Parvys,
Ther was also, ful riche of excellence.
A shipman was ther, wonynge fer by weste.
For aught I woot, he was of Dertemouthe.
A good wif was ther ofbiside bathe,
But she was somde, deef, and that was scathe.
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A good man was ther of religioun,
And was a poure persoun of a toun,
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A frere ther was, a wantowne and a merye,
A lymytour, a ful solempne man.
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A knyght ther was, and that a worthy man,
That fro the tyme that he first bigan
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A monk ther was, a fair for the maistrie,
An outridere, that lovede venerie,
A manly man, to been an abbot able.
With us ther was a doctour of phisik;
In al this world ne was ther noon hym lik,
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