Ah, art thou, mayhappen, a traitor and a liar like to those former kin of thine?
Said the mother: Yea, mayhappen, yet but as a bird with a string to its leg.
So she said: mayhappen he hath gone back to the Castle of the Quest?
"mayhappen thou shalt fare a long way to-day," muttered Simon.
But she said: mayhappen we shall lie together then, as here to-night we shall lie.
Nay, who knows, if thou'rt a good girl, but mayhappen I may make thee my lady's maid!
But mayhappen thou shalt be afraid to come with me into the depths of the wildwood, for thither would I lead thee.