For abbots and for priers and for al maner prelates
For abbotes and priours · and al manere of prelates
For abbotes & priouris and alle manere of prelatisO.10.284: Kane and Donaldson (193) conjecturally exclude this line on grounds of "prosiness and verbosity" as well as its
failure to alliterate.
Boþe prelatis & prioures / sholde punshe here sogettis.F.7.286: F substitutes this line in place of the following line from Bx: "For Abbotes and for Priours and for alle manere prelates."