The Digital Index of Middle English Verse
The text of Holy Writ men sayen
The Complaint of Man’s Flesh against Christ — twenty-seven 8-line
Title(s): The Complaint of Man’s Flesh against Christ
Subjects: dialogues, Christ and man
1.Source: Oxford, Bodleian Library Digby 102 (SC 1703)
, ff. 120-121v
The tixt of holy writ men sayn
Hit sleep but glose be
…To ioye of heuene þat shal neuere slake
In to þat
blisse god graunte vs wende
Note: Written as prose
Twenty-Six Political and Other Poems…from Bodleian MSS Digby 102
and Douce 322.
o.s. 124 (1904; repr. 1973): 89-95.