The Digital Index of Middle English Verse
As I me sat myself alone / In my heart making my moan
A Complaint against the baseness of false friends — eight quatrains
(abab) with refrain, ‘qwat sal I do / þat I most trayste / it is all waste /
sor may me rew’
Subjects: complaints; friends, false
1.Source: London, British Library Egerton 1624
, f. 1
als I me sat my self allon
in my hart makand my
…god wot I was neuer ȝit vn kynde
of no thyng þat
þai hafter me ȝit
Furnivall, Frederick James,
Queene Elizabethes Achademy, etc.
e.s. 8 (1869); repr. 1973: 86-7.