O Mary, conceived without sin,
pray for us who have recourse to thee;
O refuge of sinners, Mother of the dying,
forsake us not at the hour of our death;
obtain for us the grace
of perfect sorrow,
the pardon and remission of our sins,
a worthy receiving of the holy Viaticum,
and the comfort of the Sacrament of Extreme Unction,
in order that we may appear with greater security
before the throne
of the just but merciful Judge,
and our Redeemer.
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I humbly salute you, O you faithful,
heavenly Friends of my children!
I give you heartfelt thanks
for all the love and goodness you show them.
At some future day I shall,
with thanks more worthy than I can now give,
repay your care for them,
and before the whole heavenly court
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