Geoffrey Chaucer

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

An ABC


Almighty and al merciable queene,
To whom that al this world fleeth for socour,
To have relees of sinne, of sorwe, and teene,
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Form: Abecedarian



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  • Rookie - 40 Points Imelda Ortega Suzara (5/30/2013 9:58:00 AM)

    Amazing how he did the alphabet using 1 letter per stanza, but the spelling maybe should be modernized to current spelling to make it easier to read. (Report) Reply

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