The Digital Index of Middle English Verse
True love is a law that seemeth he had not right
On God’s Love — three monorhyming lines in a Latin sermon for
Corpus Christi by Lawrence Bretoun, OFM
Subjects: God, love of; love, nature of; sermons, verse in
1.Source: Oxford, Merton College Lat. 248
, f. 131va
Trewe loue is a lawe þat semeþ he had no riȝt
loue is a wisdom wiþ outen insiȝt
Trewe loue is a rowour &
doþ noman vnriȝt
Pfander, Homer Garrison.
“The Popular Sermon of the Medieval Friar in England.”
Diss. New York University, 1937: 50.