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Of our five wits a well witting
Against Temptation — three lines
Subjects: wits, five; advice, spiritual



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: London, British Library Harley 7322, f. 172
Transcription:
of vr vife wittes a wel witiynge
of þing þat vs egget a vast vleynge
and of þe laste ende a bisi biþenkynge
Note: Added to lower margin of the leaf.
Editions:
Furnivall, Frederick James, ed. Political, Religious and Love Poems, from Lambeth MS. 306 and other sources. EETS o.s. 15 (1866); repr. 1962; rev. ed. 1903: 240; 268 (rev. ed.).