For through his breath beastes waxed & abrode yeden
For thurȝ his breth bestes · wexen and abrood yeden
¶ For thoruȝ his breth bestes wexethR.14.68: Cf. F's weren and beta's woxen or wexen. The C manuscripts are divided, typically witnessing the same forms as beta, but
seven of them (IP2RcMcScZWa) agree with R's wexeth. and a-brode ȝeden .
For þoruhȝ his breeþ beestys weren / & wyȝde a-brood wentyn.F.10.539: F omits the following line from Bx: "Dixit & facta sunt &c."