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Father to thee bow
A proverbial saying on obedience due to the father, love due to the son — one couplet
Subjects: proverbs
Versification: — two-line — aa



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Missing, lost, or destroyed, (?) No known MS survives or MS not identified
Transcription:
Fader to þe bowe / þe sune to þe lowe
Editions:
Maitland, Frederick William, ed. Bracton’s Note Book. 3 vols. London: Clay, 1997: 3.501.