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DIMEV 2266
IMEV 1356.3
NIMEV 1356.3
I seek a youth that eldeth not
On a religious life — three couplets
Subjects: devotional verse
Versification: — two-line — aa



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Oxford, Bodleian Library Laud misc. 210 (SC 1292), f. iv
First Lines:
I seche a þouthe þat eldyth moȝt
I seche a lyf þat dyeþ noȝt…
Last Lines:
…I seche ful blisse with owte stryfe
& þerfore þus I lede my lyf
Note: Written as prose.