Geoffrey Chaucer

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

Gentilesse - Poem by Geoffrey Chaucer

The firste stok, fader of gentilesse --
What man that desireth gentil for to be
Must folowe his trace, and alle his wittes dresse
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Comments about Gentilesse by Geoffrey Chaucer

  • Freshman - 625 Points Alpeshkumar Natubhai Makwana (8/15/2015 9:21:00 AM)

    This poem is about how christ is different in aspect of nobility; gentility and; graciousness from man. Even a highthinking man sans rever be a smart but not lord. (Report) Reply

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  • Gold Star - 12,574 Points Edgar Stevens (8/15/2015 7:35:00 AM)

    this is a meaningful poem.. (Report) Reply

  • Gold Star - 9,750 Points Ramesh T A (8/15/2015 2:50:00 AM)

    Chaucer's verse flows like a smooth river highlighting the virtue of love as the noble virtue in this poem! (Report) Reply








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