For þat þei beggen abouten · in buildynge þei speneL.15.337: LMY read spene; Other B manuscripts favor some variation of spende it or it spende.
For that they begge about , in building they spend it ,
For þat they beggen aboute · in byldyng they spend it
For þat þei beggen aboute In beeldyng they spendeG.16.332: Kane and Donaldson emend to the G C2 B R reading "spend." Remaining B manuscripts read spene, spend it or it spende.
For þat þei beggen aboute in beeldyng þei spenenO.15.332: O alone has spenen; variants include spende (GBR), spendyn (C2), spene (YLM), it spende (HmF), and spende it (WCrC).