¶ And for conscience of clergye spake · I come wel þe rather
And for conscience of clergie spak I come welM.13.24:Kane and Donaldson read wol which is possible though not shared with other B manuscripts. For another ambiguous case cf. M13.347. the rather
And for conscience of clergy spake , I came wel þe rather
And for conscience of clergie spake · I com wel the rather
& for conscyence off claregy spake / I comeG.14.24: It appears from Kane and Donaldson's edition that G omits "come" but that is not the case. wyll þe rather
¶ And for consience of clergie spake I camR.13.17: This is an
alpha variant; beta reads come (presumably a preterite as in
alpha). wel þe rathere .