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Straight shall be the ways on him that beth sinful
On the Terror of the Judgment — six couplets
Subjects: Doomsday
Versification: — two-line — aa



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Oxford, Merton College Lat. 248, f. 66ra
First Lines:
Streit shul be þe waies on hem þat beþ sinful
on þe day of dome þat shal be so dredful…
Last Lines:
…for to sewe hem þere strong shal it be
bot nedes buneþ hem sewe hem
for hi shullen na weder mo we fle
Note: Written as prose.