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DIMEV 224
Adieu my pretty pussy
Erotic rhyme of lover addressing his past love — one 7-line stanza
Subjects: erotic verse
Versification: — seven-line — ababaab



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Cambridge UK, Cambridge University Library Ff.2.38, f. 147
Transcription:
Adewe my prettye pussey
Thus youe pynce my eare
youre sodayne passynge thus from me
changethe muchh my chear
Thinke you this to pas me
A beter yrond shal yrasp ye
vntel another yere
Note: Added to lower margin by a hand of the sixteenth century.
Facsimiles:
McSparran, Frances, and Pamela R. Robinson. “Introduction.” Cambridge University Library MS Ff.2.38. London: Scolar Press, 1979.