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While time is of forgiving
Repent now — two couplets translating ‘Peniteant miseri dum temus sit miserendi…’ which precedes them in John Grimestone’s sermon notebook
Author(s): John Grimestone
Subjects: repentence; translations
Versification: — two-line — aa



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Edinburgh, National Library of Scotland, Advocates’ 18.7.21, f. 154vb
Transcription:
Wil time is of forȝeuing
Amend þe of þi wikke leuing
ffor afterward þe time sal come
Þat forȝefnesse sal ben þe benome
Attributed Title: De Tempore (f. 154)
Editions:
Wilson, Edward. A Descriptive Index of the English Lyrics in John of Grimestone’s Preaching Book. Medium Ævum Monographs n.s. 2. Oxford, 1973: 63.