The Digital Index of Middle English Verse
All under sun is with swink here I-won
Worldly wealth makes trouble — three long lines with leonine rhyme; or
, of which this may be a
Subjects: wealth, dangers of
three-line, two-line —
1.Source: Cambridge UK, Corpus Christi College 405
, p. 22
Al vnder sunne catel is wyt swynk her y vounne
Ay kept wyt drede so
ful nap þat ye ne schode
And left vit sourwe van deȝ comyt after
Person, Henry Axel.
Cambridge Middle English Lyrics.
Seattle: University of Washington Press, 1953; rev. ed. 1962: 71.