Less essential are the orphreys on the hem of the arms and the fringes along the slits at the sides and the lower hem.
And therfor the will aught to suffre and lete her husbonde haue the wordes, and to be maister, for that is her worshippe; for it is shame to here striff betwene hem, and in especial before folke.
Care should be taken, however, not to hem in the garden by crowded plantations, shelter from the prevailing strong winds being all that is required, while the more open it is in other directions the better.
24 Straight stole 1 length (just below the knee) 34 Stole, broad enough at the neck to cover the top of arm length 5 The same, full length (to hem of skirt).
Hem = the river-bank, or confine of the land on which it was built.