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Yet I see but few can seek […Ȝutte y se but fewe canne sece]
The Wheel of Fortune — eight cross-rhymed quatrains
Subjects: fortune, wheel of
Versification: — four-line — abab



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Oxford, Bodleian Library Douce 78 (SC 21652), ff. 1-1v
First Lines:
…ȝutte y se but fewe canne sece
but to þe whele in haste þay doþe hye…
Last Lines:
…an to fle from euery sory chaunce
Of fortune yefe þat sche turne hur whele
Note: Begins imperfectly.
Editions:
Williams, Benjamin. Chronicque de la Traison et Mort de Richart Deux Roy Dengleterre mis en lumière…. London: Aux dépens de la Société, 1846: 298-9; rpr. Bitterling (1996), 19.
Bowers, Robert Hood. “A Middle English Wheel of Fortune Poem.” English Studies 41 (1960): 196-8: 197-8.