1 Sițen țe sege and țe assaut watz sesed at Troye,
2 țe borg brittened and brent to brondez and askez,
3 țe tulk țat țe trammes of tresoun țer wrogt,
4 watz tried for his tricherie țe trewest on erțe.
5 Hit watz Ennias țe athel and his highe kynde,
6 țat sițen depreced prouinces and patrounes bicome
7 welnege of al țe wele in țe west iles.
8 Fro riche Romulus to Rome ricchis hym swyțe
9 with gret bobbaunce țat burge he biges vpon fyrst
10 and neuenes hit his aune nome as hit now hat.
11 Ticius to Tuskan and teldes bigynnes.
12 Langaberde in Lumbardie lyftes vp homes.
13 And fer ouer țe French flod Felix Brutus
14 on mony bonkkes ful brode Bretayn he settez
[bob]
15 wyth wynne.
[wheel]
16 Where werre and wrake and wonder
17 bi syțez hatz wont țerinne.
18 And oft boțe blysse and blunder.
19 ful skete hatz skyfted synne.