And seide sothliL.8.21: LM alone among B manuscripts read And seide sothli. Most other B manuscripts insert hem after seide or eliminate the English introduction to the Latin quotation. However, LM's reading is matched by most C manuscripts. sepcies · in die cadit iustus
...?...M.8.21: Something, no longer legible, is erased in the right margin.
And sayde hym sothlye , Septies in die cadit iustus
And seide hem sooþly . Sepcies in die cadit Iustus W.8.21:nota
And saide hem sothely · Sepcies in die cadit iustus
iustiO.8.20: The rubric is divided after sepcies, die, and cadit, so that it appears as four vertical lines in the right margin opposite ll. 8.20-8.23.
Alpha has apparently lost a phrase: LM read And seide sothli; other beta
copies read hem soþly at this point. Cx agrees with
sepcies in die cadit iustus .