Geoffrey Chaucer

Geoffrey Chaucer

There was the murdered corpse, in covert laid,
And violent death in thousand shapes displayed;
The city to the soldier's rage resigned;
Successless wars, and poverty behind;
Ships burnt in fight, or forced on rocky shores,
And the rash hunter strangled by the boars;
The newborn babe by nurses overlaid;
And the cook caught within the raging fire he made.More Geoffrey Chaucer quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
She lovede Right fro the firste sighte.More Geoffrey Chaucer quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
For there is one thing I can safely say: that those bound by love must obey each other if they are to keep company long. Love will not be constrained by mastery; when mastery comes, the God of love at once beats his wings, and farewell he is gone. Love is a thing as free as any spirit; women naturally desire liberty, and not to be constrained like slaves; and so do men, if I shall tell the truth.More Geoffrey Chaucer quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
How potent is the fancy! People are so impressionable, they can die of imagination.More Geoffrey Chaucer quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
It is nought good a sleping hound to wake.More Geoffrey Chaucer quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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