Men be merciable to mendinauntes and to pore
Men beth merciable to mendynantz and to pouere
men beene mercyable to mendynantz & to pouerrepoure botheG.16.158: There is an otiose expansion mark over the <u> of poure as if the scribe anticipated "pouerte." See note to G.15.292 and the reading at G.15.298.
Men been mercyable to mendynauntis & to þeO.15.158: OC2 alone include þe. pore
Men beth merciable to mendinaunsR.15.177: R uniquely reads to; cf. beta's &
to and F's ne to. to pore .
For men be not mercyable / to mendynauntis ne to poore.F.11.168: F's reading is unique. Other B manuscripts read: "Men beþ merciable to mendinauntz and to poore."