The Digital Index of Middle English Verse
Thy guilt is great and that is ruth
‘Rekewerynge is none and þat is trowthe:’ the
councillor’s reply to a friend in need — one couplet
Title(s): ‘Rekewerynge is none and þat is trowthe’
Subjects: friends, false; friendship, deceitfulness of
1.Source: London, British Library Royal 18 B.XXIII
, f. 64v2
Thy gilte is grett & þat is rewthe
rekeuerynge is none &
þat is trowthe
Note: Written as prose.
Ross, W. O.,
Middle English Sermons from British Museum MS. Royal 18 B.
o.s. 209 (1940); repr. 1987: 44.