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Thy wicked deeds thee brought to care
Lines in a story from the Gesta Romanorum — twelve couplets
Note: For another version see 2178.
Title(s): Gesta Romanorum
Subjects: tales
Versification: — two-line



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: London, British Library Harley 7322, f. 152
First Lines:
Þi wycked dedis þe brohte to care
bot if þe for ȝom þou sinne no mare…
Last Lines:
…Hereof take þe to my spouse
& ȝiue þe Ioye land & house
Editions:
Furnivall, Frederick James, ed. Political, Religious and Love Poems, from Lambeth MS. 306 and other sources. EETS o.s. 15 (1866); repr. 1962; rev. ed. 1903: 258-9.