Neither party denied this acquittance given in the King's name by the justiciary Richard de Luci.
In that case the acquittance falls on the land, and not on the person.
Bodlyes Chest, as appeares by Dr. Chaworthes acquittance in the same box.'
So I sente my acquittance, for they said without mine ther would be no end made (& ther was good reason for it).
Pray settle accompts with Barnes; take what money of mine is in his hands, and give him acquittance.
Then seeing that I waited (for they had forgot to give me my acquittance), they dropped talking suddenly.