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DIMEV 5170
That poor thing is mans brood
Couplet describing the offspring of sinful man, in a Latin sermon — one couplet
Note: Cf. second couplet of 1825.
Subjects: sermons, verse in
Versification: — two-line — aa



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Hereford, Hereford Cathedral Library O.3.5, f. 48rb
Transcription:
þat pore þus þing is mans brode
ffor vnmyth & syn is all his gude