The Digital Index of Middle English Verse
All his friends shall be loath
Description of a dying person — eighteen lines in couplets
Subjects: dying person, description of; death, approach of
1.Source: London, British Library Harley 7322
, f. 121
Alle his frendes he shal beo loþ
And helud shal ben wiþ
…þou þat art so proud
Ne shalt þou haue lute
Wright, Thomas, and James Orchard Halliwell-Phillipps, eds.
2 vols. London: Smith, 1845: 1.64-5.
Furnivall, Frederick James,
Political, Religious and Love Poems, from Lambeth MS. 306 and other
o.s. 15 (1866); repr. 1962; rev. ed. 1903: 224; rev. ed. 253.