The Digital Index of Middle English Verse
Three things been in fay
Three sorrowful things — three couplets, in one MS of the Gesta
Subjects: sorrowful things, lists of
1.Source: London, British Library Harley 7333
, f. 200va
(This is to say)
thre thinges ben in fay
that makith me to sorowe
On is þat I shall henne
an othir I not neuer whan
thirde is my most care
I wot not whethir I shall fare
Herrtage, Sidney John Hervon,
The Early English Version of the Gesta Romanorum.
e.s. 33 (1879); repr. 1962: 304.