The wise men they soon spied it
And told the king anigh,
That a princeís babe was born that night
No king shall eíer destroy.
If this be the truth, King Herod said,
That thou hast told to me,
The roasted cock that lies in the dish
Shall crow full senses three.
Oh, the cock soon thrusteníd and featheríd well
By the works of Godís own hand,
And he did crow full senses three
In the dish where he did stand.
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