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DIMEV 1888
IMEV 1162.5
NIMEV C16
He that may not suffer well
Proverbium — one couplet
Subjects: proverbs
Versification: — two-line — aa



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Cambridge UK, Cambridge University Library Ff.5.47, f. 1v
Transcription:
he that may not suffre wele
with vnskyle he pleynith hym þei he wo þole
Note: Added in a sixteenth-century hand to flyleaf.