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IMEV 3947.6
NIMEV TM 1861
When Fortune had me advanced
Poem expressing welcome to pain — two stanzas rhyme royal
Subjects: Fortune; transitoriness
Macaronic: ababbcc



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: London, British Library Royal Appendix 58, ff. 21v-22v
First Lines:
When fortune had me A vaunsyd
vnto the grace of my swete creature
and that hure trothe to me was fyauncyd…
Last Lines:
…and syth that your loue I may not attayne
fare well plesure & welcum payne
Editions:
Flügel, Ewald. “Liedersammlungen des XVI Jahrhunderts, Besonders aus der Zeit Heinrichs VIII.” Anglia 12 (1889): 225-72, 585-97: 267.