Þat I ne hadde sleped sadder · and yseiȝen more
Þat I nadde slepte saddere . and yseiȝen more
That I ne had slept sadder & sighen more
That I ne hadde slept sadder . and yseiȝen moore
that y ne hadde slepte saddere · and y-seye moreHm.5.4-17: The original scribe scraped the text from the beginning of line four through the end of the leaf and recopied the
passage over this erasure. A whole line must have been deleted, almost certainly on the basis of eye-skip prompted by six
lines within the passage beginning with and. The page accordingly has forty-one lines in place of the usual forty.
Þat I ne hadde sleped sadder · and I-seiȝen more
Þat I ne hadde sleped saddere and I-seyȝen more .
Þat y ne hadde slepe saddere / & y-seyn moore.