Nether he biddeth ne beggeth , ne boroweth to yelde ,
Neither he biddes ne he begges · ne borwes to yelde
Neyther he neR.15.285: R's first ne in this line is unique; all the other B manuscripts omit it. However, among the C
manuscripts, most of the X family agrees with R, while the others agree with beta.
byddethR.15.285: There is a discoloration in the parchment (resembling a large punctus)
immediately after byddeth, but it has no significance. ne beggeth
ne borweth to ȝelde .