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DIMEV 4462
Remember that there be in hell
Warning to amend life before death — two couplets
Subjects: hell; death, approach of; repentance; transitoriness, of life
Versification: — two-line — aa



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: London, British Library Addit. 60577 [Winchester Anthology], f. 51v
Transcription:
Remember that there be in hell
many a Sowle I do thee tell
that neuer deseruid as thow hast done
[there]fore lament and amend the sone
Note: Added by a sixteenth-century hand to blank space of lower half of page after other texts.
Facsimiles:
Wilson, Edward. “Introduction.” The Winchester Anthology. A Facsimile of British Library Additional Manuscript 60577. With an account of the music by Iain Fenlon. Cambridge: D. S. Brewer, 1981.