The Digital Index of Middle English Verse
Three things it been that I hold price
On a thief — three lines
1.Source: Oxford, Pembroke College Library 258
, f. 135v
þre þingges it ben þat I holde pris
þe ton is to
be war þe toþer is to be wys
þe þridde to love þe
lawe þat in þe lond is
Heffernan, Thomas J.
“Unpublished Middle English Verses on ‘The Three Sorrowful
83 (1982): 31-3: 33.