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Kontrevak
Puha vedn Kavas an gwel skians ol,
Gwith compas do benegas Egliz Paul.
Gazow do gerriow zans gus Arleth Deu,
Gen Kolon, Brez, ha Ena guîr es D’ew,
Diskeutha Trueth do Deez guadn Pleu ma,
Ha senzhia ol guz dethiow Bownans da.
            Della pidzha JB.

 

Gatley MS, RIC, f.15v, also Bilbao MS & Borlase MS, p 169 OC VolIV No 3 Summer 1944.