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abide advisement angels bear Beauty begin blessed blind body bring brought Charity clean clear comfort commandment Confession counsel Cousin Death Deeds Deeds Everyman depart Discretion doth edition Everyman Yea fair faith farewell fear Fellowship Five Wits follow forsake forsaken friends gave give God's gone grave ground hands hath hear heart heaven heavenly hell hither holy journey Kindred King kinsmen Knowledge leave lenger living Look Lord loved matter merry messenger mind MORAL never pain penance pilgrimage play pleasure pray thee priesthood promised ready receive reckoning riches sacrament Saint scourge shortly sore sorrow soul speak speed stand Strength SUMMON sure sweet tarrying thank thing thou art thou hast thou shalt Thy reckoning true truly trust turn verily voyage weep whither wise worldly
Page ix - To make my reckoning and my debts pay, For I see my time is nigh spent away. Take example, all ye that this do hear or see, How they that I loved best do forsake me Except my Good Deeds, that bideth truly.
Page 9 - EVERYMAN. Alas, I may well weep with sighs deep; Now have I no manner of company To help me in my journey, and me to keep; And also my writing is full unready. How shall I do now for to excuse me? I would to God I had never be gete! 5 To my soul a full great profit it had be; For now I fear pains huge and great.
Page 21 - Good is a thief, For when thou art dead, this is my guise, Another to deceive in the same wise, As I have do thee, and all to his soul's reprefe. IBbergman O false Good, cursed may thou be, Thou traitor to God, thou hast deceived me, And caught me in thy snare.
Page 8 - Death Nay, thereto I will not consent, Nor no man will I respite, But to the heart suddenly I shall smite Without any advisement.
Page 4 - Lord, I will in the world go run over all, And cruelly outsearch both great and small ; Every man will I beset that liveth beastly Out of God's laws, and dreadeth not folly: He that loveth riches I will strike with my dart, His sight to blind, and from heaven to depart, Except that alms be his good friend, In hell for to dwell, world without end.
Page 25 - Knowledge Everyman, I will go with thee, and be thy guide, In thy most need to go by thy side. Everyman In good condition I am now in every thing, And am wholly content with this good thing, Thanked be God my Creature.
Page 37 - EVERYMAN. Alas, I am so faint I may not stand. My limbs under me do fold; Friends, let us not turn again to this land., Not for all the world's gold. For into this cave must I creep And turn to the earth and there to sleep. BEAUTY. What, into this grave?
Page 35 - Saviour do buy or sell, Or they for any money do take or tell, Sinful priests giveth the sinners example bad, Their children sitteth by other men's fires, I have heard, And some haunteth women's company, With unclean life, as lusts of lechery ; These be with sin made blind.