That no harlot were so hardy , to lay hand apon hym
That non harlot were so hardi to lay hand vp-on hym
Þat non harlot were so hardy to leyn an handR.18.80: Here F
reads the plural hondys while R's singular form agrees with beta. R's
phrase, an hand, adds the determiner to Bx's text
(which reads leyne hande); the addition of an is shared
by convergence with Bo, whose corrector caught and deleted it. vppon hym .