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DIMEV 4878
Sit down Robin and rest thee
Advice as if given to Robin Hood — three couplets
Subjects: Robin Hood; advice
Versification: — two-line — aa



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Nottingham, Nottingham University Library Mellish Lm 1 [olim Mellish; olim Hadsock Priory nr Worksop], f. 20rb
Transcription:
Syt doun Robyn & reste the
In a goode corn contre neste the
ffor fro thy kynnesmen feste the
no eye not thy neyghbur sit next the
Be war of the wynd in the west
Robyn thus shalt thou fare wythe best