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DIMEV 4325
IMEV 2723.5
NIMEV 2723.5
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 fragment
Subjects: Christ, prayers to; prayers, to Christ; mercy
Versification: — four-line, eight-line — aaaa, abababab



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Cambridge UK, Cambridge University Library Addit. 2585, Part II, f. 2v
First Lines:
Ur lauerd þat alle michtes may
In euen and erthe þi wille þu ma
Ichaf ben tint sin maniaday
And ar and late has bene þi sa…
Last Lines:
With al mi witte ic af it wrocht
I knaw me for þe werst of all
Note: Probably incomplete.
Editions:
Heffernan, Thomas J. “Four Middle English Lyrics from the Thirteenth Century.” Mediaeval Studies 43 (1981): 131-50: 150.