Is not so siker for the soules as to do well ,
Is nouȝt so siker for þe saules · certes as is dowel
It isR.7.198: Beta omits It and begins the line with Is. Seven A witnesses (UDVJAWaN) agree with beta in this
omission, but the others agree with alpha. Among the C copies, it seems
likely that the progenitor of the P family agreed with beta's omission, but the X family
clearly supports the inclusion of Hit at the head of this line.
nauȝt so siker for þe soule certes as is dowel .