But if they singe for the soules & wepe salt teares
But if thay synge for the saules · and wepe salt teres
But if þei synge for þo soules with
R's with is unique, but many is an alpha variant (the
beta phrase = and wepe). Cx agrees with beta.
salt teres .
& shulle sobbe for þe sowlys / manye salte teerys.F.10.39: Alpha reads "(with) manye salte teerys." Beta manuscripts have "and wepe salte teris."