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DIMEV 1302
Feeble men waxen doughty
A proverb on the merits of right living — two couplets in a sermon
Subjects: proverbs; sermons, verse in
Versification: — two-line — aa



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Cambridge UK, Cambridge University Library Kk.4.24, f. 193vb
Transcription:
ffebyl men wexen douȝthy
ffendes wexen vnhardy
holy men leuyn in lykyng
& bysy men in holy werkyng