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Youth withouten elding
XII gaudia Celi — six couplets
Subjects: heaven, joys of
Versification: — two-line — aa



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Oxford, Bodleian Library Addit. A.268 (SC 29387), f. 15
First Lines:
Youth withouten eldyng
Lyf withouten deyng
Heele withouten sekenesse
Ease withouten werynesse…
Last Lines:
…Lordship withouten lettyng
Ioye withouten endyng
Note: Written two verses on a line. Followed by a title ‘Nota 12 gaudia in metro’, and two lines enumerating the joys in Latin.
Attributed Title: Nota 12 gaudia celi in Anglias