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DIMEV 6845
Ye that stand in wealth and great pleasaunce
On the mutability of worldly fortune — one stanza rhyme royal
Subjects: Fortune, fickleness of; mutability; transitoriness, of world
Versification: — seven-line — ababbcc



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: London, British Library Addit. 60577 [Winchester Anthology], f. 91v
First Lines:
Ye þat stonde in welthe and grete plesaunce
haue mynde on me þat was some tyme in ease…
Last Lines:
…þat he myght stonde in verray sykernesse
Neuer to feele þe stroke of vnkyndnes
Attributed Title: Vide de tribulacione in libro scintillarum 50o capitulum (f. 91v)
Facsimiles:
Wilson, Edward. “Introduction.” The Winchester Anthology. A Facsimile of British Library Additional Manuscript 60577. With an account of the music by Iain Fenlon. Cambridge: D. S. Brewer, 1981.