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And specially from every shires ende
Of Engelond to Caunterbury they wende
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Whan that Aprill with his shoures soote
The droghte of March hath perced to the roote,
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whan he rood, men myghte his brydel heere
Gynglen in a whistlynge wynd als cleere
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For of fortunes sharp adversitee
The worst kynde of infortune is this,
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I had most need of blessing, and "Amen"
Stuck in my throat.
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Whan Zephirus eek with his swete breeth,
Inspired hath in every holt and heeth
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Certes, they been lyk to houndes, for an hound whan he comth by the roser, or by other bushes, though he may nat pisse, yet wole h ...
Whan that the firste cok hath crowe, anoon
Up rist this joly lovere Absolon,
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And I was yong and ful of ragerye,
Stibourne and strong and joly as a pie:
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Povert ful ofte, whan a man is lowe,
Maketh his God and eek himself to knowe.
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