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Sad and solitary sitting mine alone
‘Think on thy end and thow sall never syn’ — five 8-line stanzas with this refrain
Subjects: advice, spiritual
Versification: — eight-line — ababbcbc



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Cambridge UK, Magdalene College Pepys 2553, pp. 222-223
First Lines:
Sad and solitare sittand myn allone
Remember of this warldis vanite…
Last Lines:
…Now send me Iesu for thy bitter passioun
Ane blissit end and sauf my saull fra syn
Editions:
Craigie, William Alexander. The Maitland Folio Manuscript, Containing Poems by Sir Richard Maitland, Dunbar, Douglas, Henryson, and others. 2 vols. Scottish Text Society n.s. 7 (1919), 20 (1927); Edinburgh and London: Blackwood, 1919, 1927: 1.250-2.