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who rode the country hunting was his sport
hit wits to work none he was in debt he was so stately in negotiation loan bargain and commercial obligation
She was so charitably solicitous she used to weep if she saw a mouse caught in a trap if it were dead or bleeding
Sweetly he heard his penitents at shrift with pleasant absolution for a gift he was an easy man in penance giving where he could hope to make a decent living
Yet he was rather close as to expensesand kept the gold he won in pestilences gold stimulates the heart or we are told special love for gold
His mighty mouth was like a furnace door
He was a gentle variet and a kind one no better fellow if you went to find one he would allow just for a quart of wine any good lad to keep a concubine a 12 month dispense it all t
He was a carpenter of first rate skill
She wore coral trinket on her arm a set of beads the goadies tricked in green whence hung a golden brooch of brightest sheenon which there first was given a crown a lower
From own good and Easter offering he would sufficiency in little things wide was his parish with houses far as under yet he neglected not in rain or thunder in sickness on in grief
He made his household free to all the county his bread and ale were finest of the fine and no one had better stock of wine
He also was a known man a clerk truly knew Christ' gospel
For being grounded in astronomy he watched his patients favorable star and by his natural magic he knew what are the lucky hours and plantary degree for making charms and magic eff
He had found no preference in the church and he was too unworldly to make a search for secular employment by his bed
He satyed at home and watched over his fold so that no wolf shal make the sheep miss carry
He could judge by watching drought and rain the yelled he might expect from seed and grain his masters sheep animals pigs hens horses dairies store cattle pen who trusted to his go
Feared like the plague he was by those beneath
The court liness she had a special zest
Buying victuals he was never rash whether he brought on credit or paid cash he used to watch the market most precisely and go in first and so he did quite nicely how isnt it a marv
And his hand he bore a mighty bow his hand was like a nut his face was brown
At meet his manners were well taught with all
Not one conveyance could be called a question now where there was so busy then he seemed to be he knew of every judge meant case and crime recorded ever since king williams time
Whatever money from his friends he took he spent onn learning r another book and payed for them most earnestly
He ould distinguish London aly by favor and he could toas the seeth and broil and fry more good thick soup and bake tasty pie
he master hand at stealing grain he felt it with his thumb and thus he knew its quality and took 3 times his due a thumb of gold by God
A better hand at bargains than his lord he had grown rich and had stories of treasure well tucked away yet out it came to pleasure his lord with subtle loans of gift of goods
How well he read a letter or told a story but best of all he sang the offertory
Woe to the cook whos sauces had no stings or who was unprepared in anything
He did not read the Bible very much
I saw his sleeves were garnished at the hand with fine gray fur the firstthe finest in the land
She would have 5 husbands all at church door
As sheriff he checked audit every entry he was a model among landed every entry
The rule of good St Benet St Maur as old and strict he tented to ignore he let go the tthings of yesterday and he took modern worlds more spacious way

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