M.5.138-143: This paragraph is bracketed in the left margin. nota#
I am Wrath quod he , I was continually a fryer
I am wrathe quod he I was some tyme a frere
¶ I am wrotheR.5.138:
R's wrothe is a relatively uncommon spelling for this word (cf. R5.136
above), but it is also attested in F and among the X family of C. Beta
and the P family of C witness the more usual spellings (e.g, W's wraþe). quatz he I was sumtyme a frere .