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Wide is sweet arms
Christ’s open arms — a single macaronic quatrain in the ‘Salut et solace per l’amour de Jesu
Subjects: Christ, love of
Versification: — four-line — abcb
Macaronic: Anglo-Norman



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: London, British Library Egerton 613, f. 4
Transcription:
ƿyd is swete armes
vus acolera
and myd milde steuene
ducement dirra
Note: Written as prose.
Editions:
Hill, Betty. “British Library MS. Egerton 613—II.” Notes and Queries n.s. 25 [223] (1978): 492-501: 495.