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All ye that pass by this holy place
Tombstone inscription — one stanza rhyme royal
Note: See Gray (1961), 135; text immediately follows 3804; Ringler Jr. (1992), TM 125.
Subjects: epitaphs; inscriptions
Versification: — seven-line — ababbcc



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Cambridge UK, Trinity College B.15.31 (366), f. 1
Transcription:
All ye that passe be thys holy place
Both spirituall & temporall of euery degree
Remembyr youre selfe well duryng tyme & space
I was as ye are nowe and I as ye shalbe
Wherfore I beseche you of youre benygnite
ffor the love of Ihesu & hys mothyr mare
ffor my soule to say a pater noster & an aue
Note: Originally a flyleaf; follows 3804 in same hand.
Editions:
James, Montague Rhodes. Catalogue of the Western Manuscripts in the Library of Trinity College, Cambridge. 4 vols. Cambridge: at the UP, 1900-1904: 496-7.
Robbins, Rossell Hope, ed. Secular Lyrics of the XIV and XV Centuries. 2nd ed. Oxford: Clarendon, 1955: 119.
Davies, Reginald Thorne. Medieval English Lyrics: a critical anthology. London, 1963; Evanston, IL: Northwestern UP, 1964: 188.
Silverstein, Theodore, ed. Medieval English Lyrics. York Medieval Texts. London: Edw. Arnold, 1971: 123.
Luria, Maxwell Sidney, and Richard L. Hoffman, eds. Middle English Lyrics. New York: Norton, 1974: 231.