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DIMEV 4307
NIMEV 2710.55
Our gladness of heart is I-went
A translation of Lamentations 5:15-16 — two couplets
Note: For other translations, cf. 384, 3510, 5216, 5349, 5352
Subjects: translations; scripture, Eng. trans. of



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Oxford, Bodleian Library Bodley 649 (SC 2293), f. 57
Note: Second couplet only
2.Source: Worcester, Worcester Cathedral Library F.126, f. 27va
Transcription:
Oure gladnesse of herte ys Awent
To sorwe & wo our murþe is went
þe garland of blisse is fallen ous fro
Alas for oure senes we han þis wo
Note: Written as prose; in a Latin prose sermon
Editions:
Wenzel, Siegfried. “Unrecorded Middle-English Verses.” Anglia 92 (1974): 55-78: 68.