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DIMEV 1854
IMEV 1147.4
NIMEV see 1149/1
He that fast spendeth must need borrow
On borrowing — one long couplet
Subjects: money
Versification: — two-line — aa



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: London, British Library Harley 116, f. 125
Transcription:
He that fast spendyth must nede borowe
But whan he schal paye aȝen then ys al the sorowe