So farith it bi some folk now , thei haue a faire spech
¶ and so it fareþ by somme folke now · þey han a fayr specheHm.15.356: Clumsy pen trials in a later hand appear in the right margin beside this line, Hm15.349, and Hm15.359. This one
was written in a very wet ink and blotted the facing leaf, though the text remains legible.
And so it fares by som folk · now thay han a faire spech