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DIMEV 6622
Whoso oft sayeth this is with good will
Promise of grace to those who often say the preceding prayer (5077), immediately following 5077 — four lines monorhyming
Subjects: grace; prayers, to Holy Ghost; prayer, value of
Versification: — Quatrain, monorhyming — aaaa



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Oxford, Bodleian Library Eng. poet. a.1 (SC 3938) [Vernon MS], f. 299rb
Transcription:
Wose ofte seiþ þis with good wille
Schal fynde grace his loue to fille
Holy gost his herte schal tille
ffrom synne him bringe & ffendes ille
2.Source: London, British Library Royal 17 B.XVII, f. 13v1
Transcription:
Ho so says þis with gode wille
Schal fynd grace his luf to fille
Þo holygost his hert schal tille
ffrom synne hym brynge & fendes ille
Note: As prologue stanza preceding 5077
3.Source: London, British Library Addit. 37787, f. 89vc
Transcription:
Hose ofte seiþ þis with good wille
Schal fynde grace his loue to fille
Þe holigost his herte schal tille
ffrom synne him bringe and fendes ille
Note: Immediately follows 5077