Hewen that haue her hyre afore , are euermore nedy
¶ Hewen þat han hir hire · after aren euermore nedy
¶ Hewen þat han here huire
to-foreR.14.147: Alpha is responsible for to-fore where beta reads afore. At the same point, Cx has byfore. aren euermore nedy .R.14.147: A brace extends down the
right margin from this line to R14.152. Apparently, it is intended to call attention to the
nota at R14.149.
For þat have here heere to-fore / been heere moost nedysnedyF.10.614: F's reading is unique. Beta reads "Hewen þat han hir hire afore arn eueremoore nedy." Alpha is responsible for
tofore in place of afore.