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DIMEV 6082
Turn thee to our Lord
Burden or refrain and three couplets, based on Eccles. 17:21: ‘Convertere ad dominum et relinque peccata
Note: One rhyme throughout.
Subjects: scripture, paraphrases of; sermons, verse in
Versification: — two-line — aa



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Oxford, Merton College Lat. 248, f. 65v
First Lines:
Turn þe to vre louerd
For widerward so þu wlt fle…
Last Lines:
… For al þat longeþ to þe
oure louerd he wol ȝiue it þe
Turn þe etc.
Note: Written as prose.
Editions:
Wenzel, Siegfried. “Unrecorded Middle-English Verses.” Anglia 92 (1974): 55-78: 74.