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All shall we henne
Warning that we shall all die, as an epitaph for John Bowf — one eight-line stanza, aaabcccb
Subjects: epitaphs; death, approach of
Versification: — eight-line — aaabcccb



Inscriptions:
1.Source: Pakefield, Norfolk, Church of All Saints and St Margaret brass tomb of John Bowf mounted on north wall
Transcription:
Al schul we hen
whedur ne when
May no man ken
But god aboue
ffor other we car
hen schul we far
ful pore & bar
thus seyd John Bowf
Editions:
East Anglian 2 (Jan.1864-July 1866): 321.
Strather-Hunt, B. P. W. Flinten History: The Story of Pakefield and its Church. 7th ed. Lowestoft, Suffolk: Lion Press, 1953: 129.