RETURN TO SURREY EARLDOM

Revised 23/06/2012

EPITAPH ON TOMB OF JOHN DE WARREN,

7TH EARL OF SURREY

According to Richard Gough (1796), who was quoting from Dugdale                     

VOUS QE PASSEZ, OV BOUCHE CLOSE

PRIES PUR CELY KE CY REPOSE:

EN VIE COME VOUS ESTIS JADIS FU,

ET VOUS TIEL FERIETZ COME JE FU:

SIRE JOHAN COUNT DE GAREYN GYST YCY:

DIEU DE SA ALME EIT MERCY.

KY PUR SA ALME PRIERA

TROIZ MILL IOURS DE PARDON AVERA.