Geoffrey Chaucer

(c. 1343 – 25 October 1400 / London, England)

Quotations

To Rosemounde

A Balade.


Ma dame, ye ben of al beaute shryne
As fer as cercled is the mapamonde;
For as the cristall glorious ye shyne,
And lyke ruby ben your chekys rounde.
Therwyth ye ben so mery and so iocunde
That at a reuell whan that I se you dance,

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