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Beseechen benignly every creature
A grace before meat to SS. Katherine, Mary and Margaret — four quatrains
Subjects: grace, at meals; Margaret, saint; Katherine of Alexandria, saint; Virgin Mary; grace, at meals
Versification: — four-line — abab



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Dublin, Trinity College, Dublin 432, ff. 70-70v
First Lines:
Besechyn benygnely euery creature
That present ben & affterward shal…
Last Lines:
…Wherfore beþ mery I pray you hertly
And blesse you all þis mayde margaret
Editions:
Brotanek, Rudolph. Mittelenglische Dichtungen aus der Handschrift 432 des Trinity College in Dublin. Halle: Niemeyer, 1940: 135-6.