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DIMEV 2227
I met with Our Lady in a green way
Sorrows of the Virgin Mary — one stanza (aabbccdd) of 8 irregular lines
Subjects: Virgin Mary, sorrows of; creed
Versification: — eight-line — aabbccdd



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Oxford, Bodleian Library Arch. Gg.39 [Gough Missale 173], f. ii
Transcription:
I mett with owr lady in A Greene way
with A stocke and A locke I say
shee sighed full soare for the deare sound
whech was nayled through hande
and feete to his brayne panne
Well is the man that his creede canne
his fellowe to teache
to heauen he shall reache
Note: Second parchment leaf, unnumbered, before f. 1.
Attributed Title: The little creede