But if he lyue in the life that longeth to dowell
But if he lyue in the lyue · þat longeth to do-wel
But if he lyue in þe lyueR.10.144: Cf. F's lyȝue
(transcribed by Kane-Donaldson as lyȝne); beta reads lyf. þat longeth to dowel .
If he lyve in þe lyȝueF.7.143: Kane-Donaldson read lyȝne. / þat longeþ to DowelF.7.143: The rubricating scribe here and in the immediately following lines in the words "Dowel ... Dobet ... Dobest" wrote
over the original black ink so as almost to cover it entirely. We have treated these as rubrications rather than as touched