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DIMEV 2097
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A Riddle poem about time — five lines, abacc
Subjects: riddles; time
Versification: — five-line — abacc



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Glasgow, Glasgow University Library Hunterian 409 (V.3.7), f. 51v
Transcription:
…[I a]ll way serche & neuer fynd
[My] most desyre ys farst me fre
[Un] hapy chanch dothe me so bynd
[Wha]tt was my welthe ys now my woo
[For]tune vnkynd ys now my foo
Note: Written on fragment of leaf at end of volume, written by a hand of end of the fifteenth century.
Editions:
Young, John, and Patrick Henderson Aitken. A Catalogue of the Manuscripts in the Library of the Hunterian Museum. Glasgow: James Maclehose, 1908: 330.