SEARCH RECORDS
SEARCH MSS
PRINTED BOOKS
INSCRIPTIONS
BIBLIOGRAPHY
GLOSSARY
DIMEV HOME
The Digital Index of Middle English Verse
ABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVWXYZ
DIMEV 200
Abide at home as I thee couns[ ]
Proverbial advice to stay at home rather than begin a journey — one couplet
Subjects: precepts; journeys, prognostications concerning
Versification: — two-line — aa



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: New York, New York Public Library MS 120, f. 1v
Transcription:
A byde atome as I the couns[lost in gutter]
ffor thy Iorney shall not purvey
Note: Added to right margin by original scribe, as a gloss beside Latin text it translates.