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Arthur Quiller-Couch, ed. 1919. The Oxford Book of English Verse: 1250–1900.
Anonymous. 17th Cent.
384. Cradle Song
O MY deir hert, young Jesus sweit, 
Prepare thy creddil in my spreit, 
And I sall rock thee in my hert 
And never mair from thee depart. 
But I sall praise thee evermoir         5
With sangis sweit unto thy gloir; 
The knees of my hert sall I bow, 
And sing that richt Balulalow! 
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