The Digital Index of Middle English Verse
With salt tears overflowing of woeful grievance
The penitent lover to his beloved — three stanzas rhyme royal with
refrain, Anima mea turbata est or Anima mea liquefacta est
Formerly part of 928.5
Subjects: lovers, addresses to beloved; love lyrics; absence/separation of lovers
1.Source: Cambridge UK, Trinity College R.3.19 (599)
, f. 7
With salt teares urflowyng of wofull grevaunce
Dynt as a carfull
caytyf in captivite…
…Yeveth to her whom I wyll love best
Tyll by syght of her
Anima mea liquefacta est
Fletcher, Bradford Y.
Manuscript Trinity R.3.19. A Facsimile.
Norman, OK: Pilgrim, 1987.
Mooney, Linne R.
“‘A Woman’s Reply to her Lover’ and Four Other New
Courtly Love Lyrics in Cambridge, Trinity College MS R.3.19.”
67 (1998): 235-56: 250.