The Digital Index of Middle English Verse
Man is like the snow melting
What man is like — three rhyming lines
Subjects: transitoriness, of life; growth and maturation
1.Source: London, University of London MS 657 [olim Helmingham Hall I.J.I.7]
, p. 182
Man is liche þe snow meltande
Man is liche þe rose
Man is liche þe apyl waxande
Brown, Carleton Fairchild.
A Register of Middle English Religious & Didactic Verse.
2 vols. London: Oxford University Press for the Bibliographical
Society: 1916-20: 1.470.