"When Adriane his wyf aslepe was..."

"When Adriane his wyf aslepe was..."
Print

"When Adriane his wyf aslepe was..."

from: The Works of Geoffrey Chaucer: A Facsimile of the William Morris Kelmscott Chaucer (P. 440) -  1958
Additional Information:
"When Adriane his wyf aslepe was,
For that her suster fairer was than she,
He taketh her in his hond, and forth goth he
To shippe, and as a traitour stal his way
Whyl that this Adriane aslepe lay,
And to his contree-ward he saileth blyve,
A twenty devil way the wind him dryve!" (p. 439)