It is but a tryfle that þou tellest , I truth wote the soth ,
It is bot a tryfule that thow tellest · I trought woot þe soth
ytt ys aG.19.151: For G ys a, most manuscripts is but a, Kane and Donaldson adopt the reading is (found in the majority of C manuscripts). tryfull þat þou tellest / I troghet wootteG.19.151: A brown ink descender has been added, crossing the line joining the <t> and the <e> of original woote and thus forming a second <t>. þe sothe
It is but trufle þat þow telleste R.18.151: Beta begins the b-verse with a reiterated
pronoun reference: I treuth wote. Cx agrees with beta.
treuthe wote þe sothe .