Robert Henryson

(1425 - 1505 / Scotland)

Robert Henryson Poems

1. The Cock and The Fox 4/21/2010
2. The Testament of Cressida (excerpt) 1/1/2004
3. The Bludy Serk 1/4/2003
4. The Garment Of Good Ladies 4/21/2010
5. Robin and Malkin 1/1/2004
6. Robin and Makyne 1/4/2003

The Bludy Serk

THIS hinder yeir I hard be tald
   Thair was a worthy King;
Dukis, Erlis, and Barronis bald,
   He had at his bidding.
The Lord was ancean and ald,
   And sexty yeiris cowth ring;
He had a dochter fair to fald,
   A lusty Lady ying.

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