The Digital Index of Middle English Verse
These wounds smart bear in thy heart
Verses on a scroll accompanying a drawing of Christ’s wounded heart
— six lines
Subjects: illustrations, verse accompanying; Christ, wounds of
1.Source: London, British Library Addit. 37049
, f. 20
Þies woundes smert
bere in þi hert
& luf god
Yf yow do þis
þu sal hafe blys
The English Religious Lyric in the Middle Ages.
Oxford: Clarendon, 1968: facing p. 186.
Comper, Frances M. M.
The Life of Richard Rolle, Together with an Edition of his English
London: J. M. Dent, 1928, 1933; New York: E. P. Dutton, 1929: 318.