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Causer of my joy health and comfort
An acrostic on St Katherine — one stanza rhyme royal
Subjects: acrostics; Katherine of Alexandria, saint
Versification: — seven-line, ababbcc



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Cambridge UK, Trinity College B.11.18 (257), f. 9v
First Lines:
Kawser of my goy helthe & Comford
Awlle es in yov my hartes lady dere…
Last Lines:
…In way of servyse as leyle as y can
Neuere to change bot take me for your man
Editions:
Robbins, Rossell Hope, ed. Secular Lyrics of the XIV and XV Centuries. 2nd ed. Oxford: Clarendon, 1955: 273.
Wilson, Kenneth George. “Five Fugitive Pieces of Fifteenth-Century Secular Verse.” Modern Language Notes 69 (1954): 18-22: 21.