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1

Flower

I bore a daughter flower-fair

2

Rare

I joyed to mother one so rare

3

Men

Men looked and loved her as she grew

4

Loved too well

She owned that she had loved to well

5

Pleaded

I pleaded with him, pleaded sore

6

Christindie

That is so scorned in christendie

7

I'll motherings

''Tis meant to balk ill motherings
(Ill-motherings! Why should they be)

8

Wind

And the wind whiffled wailfully

9

Scandal

This scandal shall be slain

10

Fruit

Untimely fruit

11

Grave

And in my grave I now would be

12

Amends

Right glad are we he makes amends, for never a sweeter bride to be

13

Soul could flee

Christ how I wished my soul could flee

14

Picotee

My bird - my flower - my picotee

15

Felt for her

I've felt for her, and righted all

16

Silent

There she lay - silent, breathless, dead

17

Stone dead

Stone dead she lay - wronged, sinless she!

18

Rosy red

Ghost white the heels once rosy red

19

Death

Death had took her. Death took not me

20

Colding face

I kissed her folding face and hair

21

Punishment

My punishment I cannot bare, but pray god not to pity me