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Grant me to teach Lord that been unwise
Prayer of the Seven Ghostly Works of Mercy — one stanza rhyme royal
Subjects: mercy, works of; prayers
Versification: — seven-line — ababbcc



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Oxford, Bodleian Library Bodley 549 (SC 2298), f. 79
First Lines:
Graunt me to teche lord that ben vnwyse
And to Counseyll well ham that han nede…
Last Lines:
…Alle tribulacions to suffre esely
And for alle Crysten to pray bysyly
Attributed Title: The vii gostly (f. 78)