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DIMEV 5465
The sinful throats shall be filled among
The consequences of swearing, or swearing false oaths(?) — three lines, incomplete
Subjects: sin, consequences of; tongue, destructive power of; swearers, criticism of; gossips; oaths, criticism of; falseness
Versification: — two-line — aa



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Lichfield, Lichfield Cathedral Library 50, f. 110v
Transcription:
[T]he synful þrotes schuln be fyled among
Of alle þing þar may be bittere and strong
Schal be witȝ smoke and fyr medelyd…
Note: Follows Epilogue to Pricke of Conscience (4401).