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Sorrow and say
A mid-thirteenth-century English scribble — three lines
Subjects: nonsense verse; marriage, oath for
Versification: — three-line — alliteration, internal rhyme



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Oxford, Bodleian Library Ashmole 1285 (SC 8221), f. 47
Transcription:
Soruhe and sey
heth and beth
hold and haue
Attributed Title: Sorgh (f. 47)
Editions:
Black, William Henry. Catalogi Codicum Manuscriptorum Bibliothecae Bodleianae…Pars X, A…Catalogue of the Manuscripts bequeathed…by Elias Ashmole. Oxford: Clarendon, 1845: 1045.