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Ye shall be paid after your willfulness
Charles d’Orléans, a roundel — fourteen lines
Author(s): Charles d’Orléans
Subjects: roundels; love, vicissitudes of
Versification: — fourteen-line — abbaabababbaab



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Grenoble, Bibl. municipale, Grenoble 873
Editions:
Champollion-Figeac, Aime. Les Poesies du duc Charles d’Orleans. Paris, 1842: 267.
MacCracken, Henry Noble. “An English Friend of Charles d’Orleáns.” PMLA 26 (1911): 142-180: 176.
2.Source: Paris, Bibliothèque Nationale fr. 25458, p. 312
First Lines:
[Y]e shal be payd after your whylfulnes
And blame nothyng but your mysgouernans…
Last Lines:
…But now my hert yn yngland or in france
Ys go to seke other nyw besynes
Editions:
Champion, Pierre. Charles d’Orleans: Poesies. Paris: Librairie H. Champion, 1923-4; repr. 1966: 2.571.
Hammond, Eleanor Prescott. English Verse between Chaucer and Surrey. Durham, NC: Duke UP, 1927: 222.
Steele, Robert, ed. Charles of Orleans: The English Poems. Vol. 1. EETS o.s. 215 (1941); vol. 2. ed. Robert Steele and Mabel Day, o.s. 220; repr. as one volume, 1970: 1.222.
Arn, Mary-Jo, ed. Fortunes Stabilnes: Charles of Orleans’s English Book of Love. A Critical Edition. Binghamton, NY: Medieval and Renaissance Texts and Studies, 1994: 384-5.