Alle beon he* bliþe be they/ of cheer

þat to my song lyþe.* listen

A sang ihc* schal 3ou singe song I

Of Murry þe Kinge.

King he was biweste* in the west

So* longe so hit laste.* as/ he lived

Godhild het* his quen;* was called/ queen

Fairer ne mi3te non ben,* fairer not might be none

He hadde a sone* þat het Horn, son

Fairer ne miste* non beo born, might/ be

Ne* no rein* vpon birine,* nor/ rain/ rain

Ne sunne vpon bischine.* shine

Fairer nis* non þane* he was...