That hem were leuer land , and lordshyp on earth ,
That hem were leuere londe · and lordiship on erthe
Þat hem were leuere lond and lordschipe
here .R.10.14: For alpha's here, beta reads on erthe,
which agrees with Ax.
Þat hem were leuere lond / & lordshepe here.F.7.14: Alpha is responsible for the defective b-verse; beta witnesses read "and lordshipe on erþe." F then omits the following
line from Bx: "Or richesse or rentes and reste at hir wille." Cf. 5.1180 where F alone substitutes here for on þis erþe.