The Digital Index of Middle English Verse
I have a hole
‘A sheath’, a double-entendre riddle — two
Subjects: riddles; ribaldry; erotic verse
1.Source: Cambridge UK, Cambridge University Library Dd.5.75
, f. 63v
I haue a hole aboue my knee
& pricked yt was & pricked
&yet yt is not sore
&yet yt shalbe pricked
Note: ‘sheath’ written to right. Formerly on a flyleaf of Formerly
on a flyleaf of Cambridge UK, Cambridge University Library Dd.5.76.
Attributed Title: Aenigmata
Person, Henry Axel.
Cambridge Middle English Lyrics.
Seattle: University of Washington Press, 1953; rev. ed. 1962: 54.