Of the pore haue they no pytye & that is her charitie
Of þe pouere haue þei no pite . and þat is hir charite W.10.322:nota
Of þe pouere haue þei no pitee · and þat is his charite
O.10.322: A cross about two characters in height, probably by hand 2, appears in the left margin. It may have been intended
to point to the faulty alliteration of l. 322.OfO.10.322: OC2F alone lack þe before pore. pore han þei no pite & þat is her charite
Of þe pouere haue þei no pite &
þat is hire
pureR.10.338: Beta breaks the alliterative pattern by omitting pure.
Cx confirms alpha's variant here. charite .
On poore haue þey no pyte / & þat ys here pure charge.F.7.334: F uniquely reads charge. Bx reads charite. Alpha is responsible for pure, which is absent in beta. C has "puyre chartre (or charite)."