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Felix was I-bore in Rome sometime by old daw
Life of Pope Felix III, in one MS of the South English Legendary — in couplets
Title(s): South English Legendary
Subjects: Felix III, pope, life of
Versification: — two-line — aa



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Oxford, Bodleian Library Bodley 779 (SC 2567), ff. 237v-238
First Lines:
Felix was I bore in rome sumtyme be olde dawe
his fader heet felix ek a man of þe olde lawe…
Last Lines:
…Now bidde we god & seint felix þat he vs grace sende
þat we after oure ending day mot to heuene wende
Attributed Title: Seint felix þe holy pope (f. 237v)
Editions:
Horstmann, Carl. “Des Ms. Bodl. 779 jüngere Zusatzlegenden zur südlichen Legendensammlung.” Archiv für das Studium der neueren Sprachen und Literaturen 82 (1889): 307-422: 413-14.