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Even as merry as I make might
A letter by a lady to her real love — four quatrains
Subjects: love letters; women, as speakers/narrators
Versification: — four-line — abab



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Oxford, Bodleian Library Rawlinson C.813 (SC 12653) [Welles Anthology], f. 58v
First Lines:
Evyn as mery as I make myght…
Last Lines:
…ytt shalbe to your vnderstandyng
I haue nott all my wyll
Editions:
Padelford, Frederick Morgan. “Liedersammlungen des xvi. Jahrhunderts…IV.” Anglia 31 (1908): 309-96: 377.
Barratt, Alexandra, ed. Women’s Writing in Middle English. London: Longman, 1992: 264.