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DIMEV 2647
In this world is nothing else
There is nothing but anguish and pain in this world — one couple
Subjects: aphorisms
Versification: — two-line — aa



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: San Marino, CA, Henry Huntington Library HM 139 [olim Phillipps 9412], f. 12vb
Transcription:
In thys warlde ys no thyng ellys
Bott angguis and pene and no thyngg eleys as men telles
Note: Added to mostly blank column by a hand of the sixteenth century, signed(?) John Wyldon.