The Digital Index of Middle English Verse
Wellaway why did I so
The lament of the fallen virgin — one couplet
Subjects: laments; women, as speakers/narrators
1.Source: Oxford, Balliol College 220
, f. 220vb
vaylaway whi ded y so
now ich am in alle wa
Note: Written as prose.
Mynors, Roger Aubrey Baskerville,
Catalogue of Manuscripts in Balliol College Library.
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