And for þer was nouȝte · where-of he wepeL.5.474: The strong preterite form wepe appears in alpha and M as well. Most beta witnesses have wepte. swithe sore
And for þere nasM.5.475: M's reading of nas is not shared by other B manuscripts, most of which read was. nauȝte whereof . he we..ep swithe &M.5.475: Between swithe and sore there is a faint insertion caret and a mark which is perhaps best interpreted as an ampersand. There is no support for this
among the variants. sore .
And for there was not wherof , he wept swyth sore
And for þer was nouȝt wher-of · he weped swithe sore
And for þer was not wher-of he wepede swyþeO.5.476: OC2 alone lack soore following swyþe.