Who is Geoffrey ChaucerArms of Geoffrey Chaucer: Per pale argent and gules, a bend counterchanged Arms of Chaucer (modern), as adopted by his son Thomas Chaucer and as later quartered by his heirs de la Pole Dukes of Suffolk: Argent, a ch...
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Geoffrey Chaucer Poems
- To My Empty Purse
To you, my purse, and to none other wight,
Complain I, for ye be my lady dere;
I am sorry now that ye be light,
For, certes, ye now make me heavy chere; ...
- The Canterbury Tales; The Persouns Tale
PROLOGUE TO THE PERSOUNS TALE ...
- The Complaint Of Chaucer To His Purse
To yow, my purse, and to noon other wight
Complayne I, for ye be my lady dere!
I am so sory, now that ye been lyght;
For certes, but ye make me hevy chere, ...
- The Friar's Tale
This worthy limitour, this noble Frere,
He made always a manner louring cheer* *countenance
Upon the Sompnour; but for honesty* *courtesy
No villain word as yet to him spake he: ...
- The Complaint Unto Pity
Pite, that I have sought so yore agoo
With herte soore and ful of besy peyne,
That in this world was never wight so woo
Withoute deth-- and yf I shal not feyne, ...
Top 10 most used topics by Geoffrey ChaucerGod 38 I Love You 36 Love 36 Good 34 World 31 Never 28 Lady 24 Pray 24 Noble 22 Save 22
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- Optimoprincipi: 3) the tabard was a raucous inn, celebrated for its literary links and quill-twiddling patrons; most famously being the inn where the pilgrims gathered at the beginning of geoffrey chaucer's canterbury tales written over two centuries earlier..
- Electricmothman: little did geoffrey chaucer know that writing the word “wailaway” would truly make me want to wail.
- Chadschimke: the canterbury tales by geoffrey chaucer (1387)
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- Welfordwrites: the man of law’s tale, by geoffrey chaucer: a strange canterbury tale