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I heard a maiden weep / For her sons passion
A song of the Hours of the Cross — fourteen quatrains (abab)
Note: Cf. 889.
Subjects: Cross, hours of
Versification: — four-line — abab



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Cambridge UK, Cambridge University Library Ee.1.12, ff. 1v-2v
First Lines:
I hard a maydyn wepe
ffor here sonnys passyon…
Last Lines:
…hys passion kynd tohaue in mynde
As yt was euer more hys wylle
Note: Notation, f. 1v.
Editions:
Brown, Carleton Fairchild, ed. Religious Lyrics of the XVth Century. Oxford: Clarendon, 1939: 136-8.