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DIMEV 5937
IMEV 3729
NIMEV 3729
Thy doom is given after the law
Five couplets interspersed in a Latin sermon, spoken by Iusticia, Potencia, Veritas, Sapiencia and Misericordia
Subjects: sermons, verse in
Versification: — two-line — aa
Macaronic: Latin



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Oxford, Bodleian Library Bodley 649 (SC 2293), f. 183v
First Lines:
iustitia
þi dom is ȝeuon after þe lawe
I may þe noȝt help aȝeyn my saw…
Last Lines:
…misericordia
In ne may thole þat þou be spilt
I ȝyue me raunsoun for þi gilt