4

OverviewTranscribeVersionsHelp

Here you can see all page revisions and compare the changes have been made in each revision. Left column shows the page title and transcription in the selected revision, right column shows what have been changed. Unchanged text is highlighted in white, deleted text is highlighted in red, and inserted text is highlighted in green color.

2 revisions
KendallB at Aug 19, 2023 04:57 AM

4

¶ þe schrewe was glad ⁊ bliþe y nou þo he was out of his hond
he flei ⁊ gradde bi de luft þat me herde in to al þe lond
out what haþ þis calf ido what haþ þis calf ido
In þe contreie me herde wide how þe schrewe gradde so
as goode þe schreue hadde ibe habbe i snitt atom his nose
he ne ȝede nomore dederward to tili him of þe pose
¶ þis holi abbot sein donston hadde gret poer
¶ Wit king Edmund þat was þo ⁊ was al his conseiler
Efter kind Edmundis deþe a god while þer was agon
þat Edwyne sone was king i mad ⁊ nout after anon
þis Edwyne hadde euel red ⁊ þer after he drou
Wit seint dunston he was wrod siker wit gret wou
of his abbei he deþe him out ⁊ dede him schame y nou
þe more schame þat he him dede þe more þe godman lou
¶ he drof him out of englond ⁊ set him crie fleme
þis godman wente fort wel glad ne tok he neuer ȝeme
to þe abbei of seint amaund bi ȝonde se he drou
⁊ soiorneþe þere songe · ⁊ ladde god lif y nou
Efter kyng edwyns deþ edgar þat was his broþer
was kyng ymad for he was nere þan eni oþer
suiþe godman he bicom ⁊ loueþe holi cherche
⁊ ech man þat þerto him radde after him he gan werche
Me tolþe him of sein dunston þat his broþer drof out of londe
wit vnriȝt for his godnesse ⁊ gan him vnþerstonde
efter him he sente a non · þat he come a ȝen sone
⁊ bileueþe his conseiler of þat he hadde to done
¶ seint dunston com hom aȝen ⁊ faire was vnþerfonge
⁊ hadde his abbei al in pes fro wham he was longe
Wit þe king he was suiþe wel ⁊ was al his conseiler
Moche me spac of his godnesse · wide fer ⁊ ner
¶ hit bifel þat þe bischop of worchestre was deþ
¶ þe king ⁊ þe erchebischop ode þer of nome her red
⁊ þe holi abbot seint dunston bischop hi made dere
to make him herre in godes lawe his wil þei hit nere
som men eskete at erchebischop of kanterberi sire ode ·
Whare fore he him bischop made ⁊ his graces were so gode ·
¶ for he schal quaþ þis godman · after me here be ·
erchebischop of canterberi ⁊ þat me schal ise
what wostow þis of sede þu spekst folliche y wis

4