overhaile

overhaile

(ˌəʊvəˈheɪl)
vb
to draw (a covering) over
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The last lines of the poem contain another two enjambed lines and a caesura after the second syllable: By that, the welked Phoebus gan availe, His weary waine, and nowe the frosty Night Her mantle black through heaven gan overhaile. Which seene, the pensife boy halfe in despight Arose, and homeward drove his sonned sheepe Whose hanging heads did seeme his carefull case to weepe.