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DIMEV 466
Among the wise of Paradise
Advice about characteristics of those who come to heaven or to hell — two quatrains
Subjects: heaven, joys of; hell, pains of; advice, moral
Versification: — four-line — abab



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Cambridge UK, St John’s College G.28 (195), f. iii
First Lines:
Amonge the wyes of Paradyce
Who greater ease doth fynd…
Last Lines:
…that never lives content but craves
the thinge that maye not be
Note: Added to flyleaf at front by a hand of the sixteenth century (same as ‘ffor the love of…’).