Ne hangen itM.P.179: M's original reading without it agreed with GL. aboute þe cattus hals al Englon...d — to wynne .
Ne hang it abowt the catts halse al Englande to win
Ne hangen it aboute þe cattes hals · al Englond to wynne
Ne hangen it aboute þe cattis hals al Englond to wynneO.P.179: The letter <E> has been rewritten in the right margin in the main scribal hand, apparently because the <E> in Englond is ill-formed.
Ne hangen it aboute his halsR.P.52: Beta reads þe cattes hals. Alpha's his
hals is also the reading of the C version. alle
englond to wynne .
Ne honge yt a-bowte hisF.1.170: Alpha and C have his. Beta witnesses have þe cattes. hals / al Ingelond to wynne.