The Digital Index of Middle English Verse
Sister look that ye be not forlorn
Treble and alto parts of ‘The Bella’
1.Source: New York, New York Public Library Drexel Fragments 4185
, f. iv
…Syster loke þat ye be not forlorn
and sey Kytt hath get
[ ] vnder a thorn
alak wher schall we then dwell
Syster lok þat ye be not forlorn
for þen euery man wyll
laȝh you to s[corn]…
Note: Portions of pages cut away to fit as endleaves to seventeenth-century
Music and Poetry in the Early Tudor Court.
London: Methuen, 1961: 427 (extract).