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He abide tholemodely
On the Mercy of God — four lines
Subjects: God, mercy of



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: London, British Library Harley 7322, f. 167r2
Transcription:
he abit þolemodliche
he furgeft litliche
he vnderfengit freliche
and he furþet holliche
Note: Set out to right of column of Latin text on the same subject, “expectat pacienter, pareit faciliter, suscipit liberaltier, & obliuiscit totaliter.”
Editions:
Furnivall, Frederick James, ed. Political, Religious and Love Poems, from Lambeth MS. 306 and other sources. EETS o.s. 15 (1866); repr. 1962; rev. ed. 1903: 240.
Brown, Carleton Fairchild. A Register of Middle English Religious & Didactic Verse. 2 vols. London: Oxford University Press for the Bibliographical Society: 1916-20: 1.355.