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The ten commandments that I have broke
A confession of breaking the Ten Commandments — seven quatrains
Subjects: confession; Ten Commandments
Versification: — four-line



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Oxford, Bodleian Library Rawlinson liturg. e.7 (SC 15839), ff. 14-14v
First Lines:
The ten comawndementis that I haue broke
Many atyme with wickede wylle …
Last Lines:
…To thi mercy I me take
ffor sothe I can no bettur grope
Note: Written as prose .
Editions:
Brown, Carleton Fairchild, ed. Religious Lyrics of the XVth Century. Oxford: Clarendon, 1939: 211-12.