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DIMEV 450
IMEV 265.5
NIMEV 265.5
Alone he draws fro company
Christ’s love for his ‘drury’ — six lines in couplets
Subjects: Christ, love to sinners; sermons, verse in
Versification: — six-line, two-line — aabbcc, aa



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Dublin, Trinity College, Dublin 277, p. 188
Transcription:
Allon he drawys fro cumpany
& sor he syghys on hys driry
lufly he spekes to hys hert
for he has sufferyd paynys smert
thurgh tokynys gret of gyfyng
vn to hys swete in hert luf murnyng
Note: Added to top margin of page of a Latin sermon for Good Friday, ‘Sermo de passione Cristi in die parascenes facienda’ (p. 185).