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DIMEV 6785
IMEV 4227.5
NIMEV 4227.5
Worldly love is in heart busy thought
On worldly and spiritual love — two monorhyming quatrains
Subjects: love, divine and human
Versification: — four-line, monorhyme — aaaa



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Oxford, Bodleian Library Bodl. Lat. liturg. e.17, f. 53
First Lines:
Wordly loue is in herte bysy þouȝt
wonder fer and wyde y souȝt…
Last Lines:
…Hit fedyþ wiþ ioy mannys mynd
and euer hit lastiþ wiþ oute end