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Trust in my love I shall be true
A lover’s lament — two cross-rhymed quatrains
Note: Added in a fifteenth-century hand to The Blickling Homilies.
Subjects: lover’s lament
Versification: — four-line
Bibliographic Ghosts: Princeton, Princeton University Library Scheide 66, f. x: incorrect shelf-mark listed formerly in Robbins and Cutler (1965); see Princeton, Princeton University Library Scheide 71.



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Princeton, Princeton University Library Scheide 71, f. x
First Lines:
Trust in my luf hy schall be trw
Hertly to hold þat I haf heght…
Last Lines:
…And thus hy [?murn] both day & neght
The more I luf þe more I may
Note: Added with other scribbled notes to originally blank page.
Editions:
Willard, Rudolph, ed. The Blickling Homilies. Early English Manuscripts in Facsimile 10. Copenhagen: Rosenkilde and Bagger, 1960: 65.
Robbins, Rossell Hope. “Middle English Lyrics: Handlist of New Texts.” Anglia 83 (1965): 35-47: 45.