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DIMEV 2735
IMEV 1632.5
NIMEV 1632.5
It is in harvest carts to clatter
Aphoristic lines: a schoolboy’s exercises, with a Latin translation — five monorhyming lines
Note: Cf. 710.
Subjects: aphorisms; schoolboy exercises
Versification: — five-line — aaaaa



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: London, British Library Harley 1002, f. 72v
Transcription:
Hit ys in heruyst cartes to clater
paddockes for to crowde þat sitt by þe water
Who so fall in þo slyw fenne he fylith his hater
Who so may not se he stumble the rather
and he hathe a neuyll wyfe he thryuythe þe later
Editions:
Wright, Cyril Ernest. “Late Middle English Parerga in a School Collection.” Review of English Studies n.s. 2 (1951): 114-20: 118.