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DIMEV 6612
NIMEV 4129.55
Whoso is any forswearing
Warning about forswearing, translating ‘semel periurus semper periurius exstat’ — three monorhyming lines and concluding line
Subjects: advice; fragments; translations; swearers; repentance
Versification: — four-line — aaab



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Cambridge UK, Trinity College B.14.39 (323), f. 25v
Transcription:
Wose is ene firsuorent
bote he come to amendment
lif & soule he Wrt iscent
he is ever firt
Editions:
James, Montague Rhodes. Catalogue of the Western Manuscripts in the Library of Trinity College, Cambridge. 4 vols. Cambridge: at the UP, 1900-1904: 1.440.