CoudestowL.20.6: LF alone read Coudestow; other B manuscripts have Kanstow. nouȝte excuse þe · as dede þe Kynge & other
Kanstow nouȝt excuse the . as dede þe kynge and oþere
Canst thou not excuse the as dyd the kyng and other
Kanstow noȝt excuse þee . as dide þe kyng and oþere
¶ Canst thu nougth excuse þe · as dude þe kyng and oþere ·
kanstow nouȝt excuse ye as dide þe kyng and other
& seyde coudist þou nout excuse þe / as þe kyng & oþire.