Glotonye & grete othus þis gleeM.10.53: M's glee is not shared by other B manuscripts, most of which read murþe. A manuscripts read gamys. þei lou....yeth
Glotony and greate othes is mirthe they loueth ,
Glotonye and grete oþes . þis murþe þei louyeþ W.10.53:nota
Glotonye and grete othes · þis murthe þey louyeth
Glotenye & grete oþis þeiseO.10.53: OC2 alone have þeise; most B manuscripts have þis. Kane and Donaldson emend to þise arn. myrþesO.10.53: OC2 alone have myrþes; most B manuscripts have murþe. Kane and Donaldson emend to games. þei louen
Glotonye and grete othes þis murthR.10.53: Beta has murthe þei louieth (though manuscript Y agrees with R in omitting
þey. F completely revises the b-verse. The b-verse of Ax is somewhat different from both alpha and beta, but the stave word, games alliterates appropriately with the unrevised a-verse. Both Kane-Donaldson and
Schmidt emend to the A reading. louyeth .