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When sleep had slipped out of my head
A poem on the Last Judgment — six 6-line stanzas (ababcc)
Subjects: Doomsday; dream visions
Versification: — six-line — ababcc



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Cambridge UK, St John’s College B.9 (31), f. iii
First Lines:
When slepe had slipt out of my heade
& sundrie thowghtes amaised my brayne…
Last Lines:
…to clyve & stycke to crist our heade
whose death redemde all Abrahams seade
Editions:
Louis, Cameron. “Two Middle English Doomsday Poems.” Neuphilologische Mitteilungen 92 (1991): 43-6: 43-4.