And preyed hem par charitee · ar þei passed forther
And prayed hem for charitie , or they passed further
And praied hem for charite er þey passed ferther
And preyede hem pur charite er þei passeden ferþer
And preyed hem for chariteR.8.11: Though Cr and C support R's reading, F agrees
with the beta majority in construing this phrase as French, either pur charitee or par
charitee. Though three A manuscripts and one C manuscript agree with R, both Ax and Cx agree with the F/beta form. ar thei passed forther
¶ I prayede hem pur charite / er y passede furthere.