Christ III Back to lines 151 - 200
sawla gehwylce ara e si oe r
on lichoman leoum onfengen.
onne weoroda mst fore waldende,
1070 ece ond edgeong, ondweard g
205 neode ond nyde, bi noman gehatne,
bera breosta hord fore bearn godes,
feores frtwe. Wile fder eahtan
hu gesunde suna sawle bringen
1075 of am ele e hi on lifdon.
210 onne beo bealde a e beorhtne wlite
meotude bringa. Bi hyra meaht ond gefea
swie gesliglic sawlum to gielde,
wuldorlean weorca. Wel is am e motun
1080 on a grimman tid gode lician.
215 r him sylfe geseo sorga mste,
synfa men, sarigfere.
Ne bi him to are t r fore elleodum
usses dryhtnes rod ondweard stonde,
1085 beacna beorhtast, blode bistemed,
220 heofoncyninges hlutran dreore,
biseon mid swate t ofer side gesceaft
scire scine. Sceadu beo bidyrned
r se leohta beam leodum byrhte.
1090 t eah to teonum geteod weore,
225 eodum to rea, am e onc gode
womwyrcende wita ne cuun,
s he on one halgan beam ahongen ws
fore moncynnes manforwyrhtu,
1095 r he leoflice lifes ceapode,
230 eoden moncynne, on am dge,
mid y weore, e no wom dyde
his lichoma leahtra firena,
mid y usic alysde. s he eftlean wile
1100 urh eorneste ealles gemonian,
235 onne sio reade rod ofer ealle
swegle scine on re sunnan gyld.
On a forhtlice firenum fordone,
swearte synwyrcend, sorgum wlita,
1105 geseo him to bealwe t him betst bicwom,
240 r hy hit to gode ongietan woldan.
Ond eac a ealdan wunde ond a openan dolg
on hyra dryhtne geseo dreorigfere,
swa him mid nglum urhdrifan nihycgende
1110 a hwitan honda ond a halgan fet,
245 ond of his sidan swa some swat forletan,
r blod ond wter bu tu tsomne
ut bicwoman fore eagna gesyh,
rinnan fore rincum, a he on rode ws.
1115 Eall is magon him sylfe geseon onne,
250 open, orgete, t he for lda lufan,
Lines 251-300