Lyke a pyckpurs pilgrim, ye prie and ye prouleAt rouers, to rob Peter and paie Poule.
A greyhound should be heeded lyke a snake, And neckyd lyke a drake, Backed lyke a bream, Footed lyke a catte, Taylled lyke a ratte.Dame Juliana or Juliana Barnes Berners
Her long loose yellow locks lyke golden wyre, Sprinckled with perle, and perling flowres atweene, Doe lyke a golden mantle her attyre.Edmund Spenser
They lepe lyke a flounder out of a fryenge panne into the fyre.
lyke a pyckpurs pilgrim, ye prie and ye proule At rouers, to rob Peter and paie Poule.
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