For were I frere of þat hous · þere gode faith and charite is
For were I Frere of þat hous þere go..od faith and charite is
For were I frier of þe house ther good feith & chariti is
For were I frere of þat hous . þer good feiþ and charite is
For were I frere of þat hous · þer good faith an charite is
for were I frere off that houvse þer goode faythe & charyte ys
For were I frere of þat hous þere good feiþ & charite isO.5.269: The right margin contains the first of a number of similar marginal designs that appear throughout the manuscript:
a cross composed of four dots, with an additional flourish at the bottom. The hand responsible is probably the main scribal
hand, but the function of this addition, whether emphasis or ornament, is unclear.
For were I frere of þat hows
þere good faith and charite is .
For where y Frere of an hows / þere feyþ is fownde þere-Inne.