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DIMEV 782.8
IMEV n
NIMEV n
Father I may no longer dwell
English couplets following a Latin tale about a householder who loved a boy ‘carnaliter’ — nine couplets
Subjects: lust; tales
Versification: — two-line — aa



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Leicester, Leicestershire Record Office 6D32/2 [formerly Old Town Hall Library, MS 4], p. 42b
First Lines:
fadir y may no langir duhel
hy niȝ to ȝe payn of hel…
Last Lines:
…ȝan he crihit euir alas alas
þam yput from god is fas