For Seint Paul seith that al that writen is, To oure doctrine it is y-write y-wis ; Taketh the fruyt and lat the chaf be stille. Now, goode God, if that it be thy wille, As seith my lord, so make us alle goode men, And brynge us to his heighe blisse !...
The prologue, The knightes tale, The nonne prestes tale, ed. by R. Morris - Seite 114
von Geoffrey Chaucer - 1869