Nou Goth Sonne under Wode

Original Text: 
Bodleian Library MS. Arch. Selden supra 74, fol. 55v. Carleton Brown, ed., English Lyrics of the XIIIth Century (Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1932): no. 1, pp. 1, 165-66.
2Me reweth, Marie, thi faire rode.
3Nou goth sonne under tre.
4Me reweth, Marie, thi sone and the.


1] Translated into modern English:
Now the sun sets behind the forest.
Mary, I pity your lovely face.
Now sets the sun under the cross.
Mary, I pity your son and you.
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Ian Lancashire
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