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We wone in this world as wedded for to wither
On the uncertainty of life — four monorhyming lines
Subjects: transitoriness, of life
Versification: — four-line, monorhyme — aaaa



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: London, British Library Harley 485, f. 99v1
Transcription:
We wone in þis world as wedded for…
All sall we heghen…ne wote whider
Wich nogh come we hyder wich noght sa…
Thus sall ye gamme go of þat we draw to gider
Note: Some text faded.