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DIMEV 2057
Honour thine God and pity the poor
Advice to honour God, pity the poor and amend one’s life — one couplet
Subjects: precepts; repentance; advice, spiritual; almsgiving
Versification: — two-line — aa



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Cambridge UK, St John’s College G.28 (195), p. 1
Transcription:
Honor thyn god & pitty the poor
repent & amend & sinn no more
Note: Added to lower margin by a hand of the sixteenth century.