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DIMEV 6311
NIMEV 3949.55
When friend shall from friend go
The separation of death — one cross-rhymed quatrain
Subjects: death; friendship; sermons, verse in
Versification: — four-line — abab



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Oxford, St John’s College 190, f. 232
Transcription:
Wanne frend schal fram frende go
into Unkuhelonde
nis no wunder þet frend bie wo
and wring bo his honde
Editions:
Wenzel, Siegfried. “Unrecorded Middle-English Verses.” Anglia 92 (1974): 55-78: 75.