¶ I was nouȝt wont to worche quod wastour · and now wil I nouȝt bigynne
XM.6.170: The <X> is written drypoint.
I was nouȝte I-won...t to worche quod wastour . and now wole .. — I not bigynne
I was not wont to work quod wastor , & now wil I not begin
¶ I was noȝt wont to werche quod wastour . and now wol I noȝt bigynne
¶ I was nougth wonte to wurche quod wastour · & nowe wol y nat bygynne
¶ I was not wonte to worche quod wastour · and now I nyl bigyne
I nasO.6.171: OC2 alone have nas in place of was. not wont to wirche quod wastour & now I nylle bigynne
¶¶ I was nouȝt woneR.6.169:
R's form here is unique; Bx reads wont. to
werche quod wastour & now wil I nouȝt bygynne .
¶ I was not wont quod he / to wirche / ne y wil not now by-gynne.