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DIMEV 6786
NIMEV 4227.77
Worldly riches me hath I-blend
Speech of a sinful woman who would not forgo her sin — two couplets
Subjects: lechery; sinner, lament of; women, as speakers/narrators; women, erring
Versification: — two-line — aa



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Manchester, John Rylands Library Lat. 201, f. 224v
Transcription:
Wordely rychesse me haþ a-blend
and lecherye me haþ yschend
For hys loue þat dyde in tre
euery man be war by me
Editions:
Wenzel, Siegfried. “Unrecorded Middle-English Verses.” Anglia 92 (1974): 55-78: 78.