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DIMEV 1845
NIMEV 1145.33
He shall have mercy that merciful is
On mercy — one couplet
Note: See 118, 712, and 1369.
Subjects: virtues; mercy; colophons; aphorisms
Versification: — two-line — aa



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: London, British Library Egerton 3309 [olim Castle Howard], p. 203
Transcription:
He sall haue mercy þat mercyfull is
And man withouten mercy of mercy sall mys
Note: Follows 4578 as colophon.