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DIMEV 1922
IMEV 1176.8
NIMEV TM 568
Heart be true and true love keep
Remember your lover — two couplets
Note: Cf. 1921.
Subjects: love lyrics
Versification: — two-line — aa



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: London, British Library Sloane 3501, f. 53
Transcription:
Hartte be trwe and true loue kepe
whan truloue fale hartte well wepe
whan yow thyng to a mese
thyng a pone hem thatt seng yow thys
Note: Written as prose.
Editions:
Fehr, Bernhard. “Weitere Beiträge zur englischen Lyric des 15 und 16 Jahrhunderts.” Archiv für das Studium der neueren Sprachen und Literaturen 107 (1901): 48-61: 53.