Ne faille payn ne potage · and prelates did as þei shulden
Ne faille pain ne potage and prelatus d.id as þei shulden
Ne fayle payne ne potage & prelats dyd as they shuld
Ne faille payn ne potage . and prelates dide as þei sholden
ne faylen payn and potage · and prelatys dudyn as þey schuldyn
Ne faille payn ne potage · and preloates did as þey shuld
ne fayle payne & potage / & prelates dyd as þei shuolde
Ne fayle payn ne potage & prelatis diden as þei schulden
Beta reads Ne. faile payn and potage and prelates dide as þei schulde .
&F.6.210: The ampersand is owed to alpha. Beta reads Ne. For a similar variation, see 11.8. faylen payn & potage / &F.6.210: The ampersand represents here an, "if." prelatys dyden here devir.