Than had fortune foloing hyr two faire damsels
¶Hm.11.12: The rubricator failed to notice the paraph marker in the left margin. Than had fortune folwynge here · two fayre damysels
¶ Than had fortune folwyng hir · two faire damesels
¶ Þanne hadde fortune folwynge hire
to faire damoysoyles .
Þere folwede Fortune / foureF.8.10: A greater interest in alliteration than in counting perhaps accounts for F's reading. Bx has "two faire damyseles." faire damyselys.