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I am a worm and no man
A couplet in a Latin sermon, translating Psalm 22:6
Subjects: sermons, verse in; scripture texts, Engl. trans. of
Versification: — two-line — aa



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Oxford, Balliol College 149, f. 36v
Transcription:
Y am a worme & no man
out castynge of alle men
Note: Written as prose.
2.Source: Cambridge UK, Cambridge University Library Kk.4.24, f. 148rv
Transcription:
y am a worm & no man
owt castyng of al men
Note: In a sermon for dominica in passione vel in die parasceue on Amore langueo(possibly by John Bromyard).
3.Source: Dublin, Trinity College, Dublin 277, 9. 194
Transcription:
I am a worm & noght a man
schame & owte castyng of men
Note: In a sermo de passione Cristi in die parasceues facienda (p. 185).