With that he sterte up fro the mete,
And schof the bord unto the flor,
And cauhte a swerd anon and suor 5930
That thei scholde of his handes dye.
Begunne with so loude a stevene,
That thei were herd unto the hevene;
The goddes, that the meschief syhe,
Diverseliche, as men mai finde, 5940