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So sit fairhead in woman sooth
Two proverbs — two couplets
Subjects: proverbs
Versification: — two-line — aa



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Cambridge UK, Cambridge University Library Gg.4.32, ff. 21rb-21v
Transcription:
Svo sit fairhed in womman sot
suo þe geldene begli in suynes wrot
bituene hope and drede
Schal man his lif right lede
Editions:
Wright, Thomas, and James Orchard Halliwell-Phillipps, eds. Reliquiae Antiquae. 2 vols. London: Smith, 1845: 1.160.