The Digital Index of Middle English Verse
I have a thing and rough it is
‘A gloue’, a double-entendre riddle — two
Subjects: riddles; erotic verse; ribaldry
1.Source: Cambridge UK, Cambridge University Library Dd.5.75
, f. 63v
I haue a ting and roughe yt is
& in th[e] middest a hole ther
Ther cam a ȝong man with his gin
& thrust yt even a handfull
Note: ‘a gloue’ written to right. Formerly on a flyleaf of
Formerly on a flyleaf of Cambridge UK, Cambridge University Library Dd.5.76.
Attributed Title: Aenigmata
Person, Henry Axel.
Cambridge Middle English Lyrics.
Seattle: University of Washington Press, 1953; rev. ed. 1962: 54.