In Tottel's Miscellany
, one collection in which this poem was published, a poem called "Complaint of a diyng louer refused vpon his ladies iniust mistaking of his writyng" appears here. The second poem titled "Complaint of the Absence [...]" follows it, pages after the end of the first one. In the Devonshire Manuscript
, another early printing, the first poem ("O Happy Dames") appears alone (Siemens et al.