And peyned hire to countrefete cheere
Of court, and been estatlich of manere,
And to ben holden digne of reverence.
(= And she carefully copied the conduct / Of court, and was stately in her manners / And was to be considered worthy of reverence)
At this point, Chaucer is starting to sound like your drunk mate banging on about the girl he’s got no chance with.
‘digne of reverence’ is satirical, as it would be absolutely standard for her to remember he status as worthy of reverence.
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