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DIMEV 3028
IMEV 1838.5
NIMEV 1838.5
Lady queen I pray Thee to govern me in good lore
A prayer by Christ’s shedding blood — five monorhyming quatrains
Subjects: Christ, blood of; Virgin Mary, prayers to; prayers, to Virgin Mary
Versification: — four-line, monorhyme — aaaa



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Oxford, Bodleian Library Bodl. Lat. liturg. e.17, ff. 13v-14
First Lines:
LAdi quene y pray the to gouerne me in gode lore
And haue þou mercy on me aftur my deth and als byfore…
Last Lines:
…And for Ire the seueth synne to suffre al þis has he ment
Lady wyssche vs heuen to wynne and to þi son thow vs present