leches white with an antelope of redde corven theryn, a crowne about his neck with a cheyne of golde.
leches in hundreds fed securely beside them, for they have learned only to keep out of bow-shot, or two hundred yards.
"yen, strong desire" (especially sexual), 1796, variant of letch. Meaning "a lecher" is by 1943.
: when Henry goes letching after Anne/ keep Junior from leching (1911+)
[fr lecher, lechery, ultimately fr the notion of licking]