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IMEV 3131.5
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Sith it is so
An English scribble to his lady dear — four short lines
Subjects: lovers, addresses to beloved; lovers, absence/separation of
Versification: — four-line — aaab



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: London, British Library Royal 19 B.IV, f. 98
Transcription:
Sin it is so
that I muste go
& pass yow ffroo
my lady dere
Editions:
Robbins, Rossell Hope. “Middle English Lyrics: Handlist of New Texts.” Anglia 83 (1965): 35-47: 46.
Sisam, Celia, and Kenneth Sisam, eds. The Oxford Book of Medieval English Verse. Oxford: Clarendon, 1970: 566.