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Ah me vile wretch that ever I was born

DMI number:
37059
First Line:
Ah me vile wretch that ever I was born
Last Line:
To murder him and twas the very same
Poem Genre / Form:
Ballad, Quatrain aabb, and Complaint
Themes:
Crime, Death, and Love
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Content/Publication
Title:
Old ballads, historical and narrative, with some of modern date ... volume the second. [T146587] [ECCO]
Page No(s):
pp.165-169
Poem Title:
XXIX. The complaint and lamentation of Mistresse Arden of Feversham in Kent, who for the loue of one Mosbie, hired certaine ruffians and villaines most cruelly to murder her husband; with the fatall end of her and her associats.
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