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DIMEV 3694
NIMEV 2290.55
Nis no clune [?] alive that maketh woman
Aphorism about lovers being most likely source of woman’s tears — one couplet
Subjects: aphorisms; love, vicissitudes of
Versification: — two-line — aa



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Cambridge UK, Cambridge University Library Ff.1.17, Part II, f. 220v
Transcription:
Nes no clune on liue þat maketh wamman
swo sore to wipen as hire lefmon
Note: Added to lower margin below prose notes on ‘mulier’.
Editions:
Wenzel, Siegfried. “Unrecorded Middle-English Verses.” Anglia 92 (1974): 55-78: 67.