Geoffrey Chaucer

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

Proverbs Of Chaucer - Poem by Geoffrey Chaucer

Proverbe of Chaucer

What shul these clothes thus manyfold,
Lo this hote somers day?
After grete hete cometh cold;
No man caste his pilche away.

Of al this world the large compas
Yt wil not in myn armes tweyne;
Who so mochel wol embrace,


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Poem Submitted: Tuesday, December 31, 2002



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