The Digital Index of Middle English Verse
A sorry beverage it is and sore it is a-bought
Christ’s Prayer in Gethsemane — two monorhyming
Subjects: prayers, of Christ
1.Source: Edinburgh, National Library of Scotland, Advocates’ 18.7.21
, f. 119v
A sory beuerech it is & sore it is a bouth
Nou in þis sarpe
time þis brewing hat me brouth…
…Suete fader i am þi sone þi wil be fulfilth
I am he
þin owen child I wil don as þu wilth
Brown, Carleton Fairchild,
Religious Lyrics of the XIV Century.
Oxford: Clarendon, 1924. 2nd ed., rev.: G. V. Smithers, Oxford,
Luria, Maxwell Sidney, and Richard L. Hoffman, eds.
Middle English Lyrics.
New York: Norton, 1974: 214.