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DIMEV 2287
IMEV 1367.9
NIMEV 1367.9
I stand as still as any stone
God amends all — one quatrain
Subjects: God, attributes of
Versification: — four-line — abab



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: New Haven, Yale University, Beinecke Library 365 [olim Ipswich County Hall deposit, Hillwood; prior Brome Hall, Suffolk], f. 81
Transcription:
I stond as styll as ony stoun
The grace of god þan he wyll send
All thyng may not cum a non
But wane god wyll yt may a mend
Editions:
Smith, Lucy Toulmin, ed. A Commonplace Book of the Fifteenth Century. Norwich: Kerrison, Goose, 1886: 20.
Chambers, Edmund Kerchever, and Frank Sidgwick. Early English Lyrics…. London: Buller, 1907, 1911 et seq: 161.