O Lord, behold my miseries (John Milton the elder)
- Editor: Christopher Shaw (submitted 2022-06-12). Score information: A4, 7 pages, 340 kB Copyright: CC BY SA
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Original text and translations
O Lord, behold my miseries, my pain and deadly grief:
No help, no hope but Thy mercies to yield my soul relief.
I hate myself and loathe my sin, my heart is rent with fear:
To think what state I have lived in; my wits with torments tear.