The minor poems of the Vernon ms. ... (with a few from the Digby mss. 2 and 86) ...
Horstmann, Carl, b. 1851., Furnivall, Frederick James, 1825-1910.

Cum coniux tibi sit, nec*. [[Quum tibi fit conjux, ne, V.R.]]res & fama laborat, Vita ne*. [[Vitandum, V.R.]]ducas inimicum nomen amici.

Si femme as ou amye
E homme la sordye
De acun toun amy,
Ia pur ceo ne enuyeȝ,
De-uaunt ke cert seyes,
Mal quer vers ly.
¶ Ȝif men tellen harm bi þi wyf
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Or oþer ffrend beo name,
Til hit beo proued, leeue hit nouȝt;
Empeyre þou nouȝt hire fame.
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