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First when a man or woman drinks more
Augustinus de peccatis venialibus’, extracted from The Pricke of Conscience — twenty-seven couplets
Author(s): Augustine of Hippo
Title(s): Augustinus de peccatis venialibus
Subjects: sins
Versification: — two-line — aa



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Cambridge UK, Trinity College O.2.40 (1144), ff. 103-103v
First Lines:
ffyrst whan a man or a woman drynkes more
Eny tyme here then myster wore…
Last Lines:
…Thorwght thowte or ded or speche in vayn
And yche a syn ys worthy peyn
Attributed Title: Augustinus de peccatis venialis (f. 103)
Editions:
Person, Henry Axel. Cambridge Middle English Lyrics. Seattle: University of Washington Press, 1953; rev. ed. 1962: 22-3.