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DIMEV 5591
There rede such life thou forsake
On death following in same manner as one has lived, in a Latin sermon — one couplet
Note: Follows 5911 with only one Latin couplet between.
Subjects: sermons, verse in; precepts; aphorisms; death
Versification: — two-line — aa



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Lincoln, Lincoln Cathedral Library 44 (A.2.13), f. 187va
Transcription:
Þer rede suche life þu for sake
with suche deþ last þu be take