Many a louely Ladye , and lemmans of knights
Many a louely lady · and lemmannes of knyghtes
Many a louelyR.20.78:
Here R shows a unique omission: the other B and C
witnesses attest louely lady. and lemmanesR.20.78:
Once more, R shows a unique reading (relative to its B cousins): most of
them attest lemmanes of knyghtes. F shows an entirely
unique half-line. However, in this instance, Cx agrees with R.
¶ Þan many a lovely Lady / for hire levis sake.F.16.104: F's reading is unique. Other B manuscripts have "and hir lemmans knyȝtes."