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DIMEV 4243
Of wrenches unware
A quatrain on unexpected adversity
Subjects: Fortune; Dunbar (Scotland); adversity
Versification: — four-line — abba



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Oxford, Bodleian Library Fairfax 24 (SC 3904), f. 8v
Transcription:
Of wrenches vnwarre
hem to wroþere hele
Dintes to dele
Driuen he to Dumbarre