The Digital Index of Middle English Verse
Our Lord that all mights may
A prayer to Christ for mercy — two 4-line monorhyming stanzas with medial
rhyme, or 8-line stanzas, abababab; probably incomplete since at end of a MS
Subjects: Christ, prayers to; prayers, to Christ; mercy
four-line, eight-line —
1.Source: Cambridge UK, Cambridge University Library Addit. 2585, Part II
, f. 2v
Ur lauerd þat alle michtes may
In euen and erthe þi wille
Ichaf ben tint sin maniaday
And ar and late has bene þi
With al mi witte ic af it wrocht
I knaw me for þe werst of
Note: Probably incomplete.
Heffernan, Thomas J.
“Four Middle English Lyrics from the Thirteenth Century.”
43 (1981): 131-50: 150.