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adv.1.Eagerly; briskly; quickly.
My hands and my tongue go so yerne.
- Chaucer.
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20) All returns to normal in Arthur's playful court after the Green Knight departs, but the Gawain-poet now hints that some changes will arise in the court as he describes the passage of time and the effects it bears: "A yere yernes ful yerne, and yeldez neuer lyke, / The forme to the fynisment foldez ful selden" (498-99).