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DIMEV 2317
I will no more go to the plow
A woman’s complaint and wish for death — 5 quatrains (abab)
Subjects: women, as speakers/narrators; death, longing for
Versification: — four-line — abab



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Dublin, Trinity College, Dublin 490, f. 179v
First Lines:
I wyll no more go to the plowe
I wyl go learne some other thynge…
Last Lines:
…for nowe I se I may be sparde
I will go laye me doune & dye
Editions:
Scattergood, V. John. “Two Unrecorded Poems from Trinity College Dublin 490.” Review of English Studies n.s. 38 (1987): 48-9: 48-9.