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Next the dark night the gray morrow
Proverbs by Impingham — thirteen couplets
Author(s): Impingham
Subjects: proverbs; Fortune; women, against
Versification: — two-line — aa



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: London, British Library Harley 7333, ff. 121vb-122ra
First Lines:
NExt þe derke nyght þe gray morow
So is Ioye next the end of sorow…
Last Lines:
…Also she made oure lorde god to dye
Lo suche a Cast a woman can pleye
Attributed Title: Proverbes (f. 121vb, rubric); Quod Impingham (f. 122ra, rubric)
Editions:
Kaiser, Rolf, ed. Alt- und mittelenglische Anthologie. Berlin-Charlottenburg: E. Schütt, 1954: 462.
Bowers, Robert Hood. “Impingham’s Borrowings from Chaucer.” Modern Language Notes 73 (1958): 327-9: 238-9.