Plesance

Related to Plesance: Pleasance Dome

Ples´ance


n.1.Pleasance.
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Janicula, I neither may ne kan Lenger the plesance of myn herte hyde.
3 The Axis of Awesome: Cry Yourself A River Venue Plesance Courtyard Musical comedy from the internet guys.
A thousand tyme a-rewe he gan hire kisse, / And she obeyed hym in every thing / That myghte doon hym plesance or liking" (III 1253-56).
Al youre plesance ferme and stable I holde; For wiste I that my deeth wolde do yow ese, Right gladly wolde I dyen, yow to plese.
Se confunde asi el paso del tiempo del relato con el apresuramiento narrativo de la narradora, que fusiona los besos matutinos del esposo a su rejuvenecida mujer con la devolucion de la soberania por parte de ella; de hecho, no se sabe si estos actos corresponden a la madrugada de la conversion o al resto de sus dichosas vidas: "A thousand tyme a-rewe he gan hire kisse,/ And she obeyed hym in every thyng/ That myghte doon hym plesance or likyng" (III, D, 1254-56).
Sir John Morton of York bequeathed to Joan in 1431 `unum librum de Anglico vocatum Gower pro remembraneia', and Hoccleve dedicated a work written `in honur and plesance of yow ladyes' to Joan.