For þorugh þe worde þat he spake · wexen forth bestes
For þor..hgh þe worde . þat he spake wexen forth beestus .
For through þe worde that he spake wexen forth bestes
For thourȝ þe word þat he spak · woxen forþ bestes
For þoruȝ þe woord þat he spake wexen forþ beestis
For þoruȝ þe worde þat he spake wexen forth bestes
For þorghȝ þe word þat he spak / wentyn forþ beestys.F.6.156: The next three lines are unique to F, replacing the Latin tag "Dixit et facta sunt." Kane and Donaldson reject the first two as spurious and accept the substance of the third, though they emend it. Schmidt,
Parallel-Text Edition, rejects all three.