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Goods gotten in haste
Proverb about hastely-acquired goods — one couplet
Subjects: transitoriness, of world; greed; fragments; inscriptions; merchants
Lakenheath Grove, Norwich, summerhouse, fifteenth-century glass fitted to eighteenth-century building, surviving in 1932;
possibly (?)originally from Duke of Norfolk’s house in Newgate, Norwich
Goodis gotten in haste
Wyll shortly waste
Note: Marked ‘PV 15’, possibly a reference to Proverbs
Kent, Ernest. A.
“Some Heraldic Glass in Norwich.”
Journal of the British Society of Master Glass-Painters
4.3 (1932): 137-41: 138.