The hye way to heuenward , ryches hym letteth
The heigh way to heuenward · ofte richesse lettes
Þe hye weye to heuene-ward oftenO.14.224: OC2 alone have often; most B manuscripts have ofte. richesse letteþ
Þe riȝtR.14.224: Here G joins the defective alpha reading; other beta copies have the
correctly alliterating heigh. The a-verse of this line also occurs
unrevised in C, in the same form as represented in beta. weye to
heuene-warde ofte richeR.14.224: Beta reads ricchesse. letteth .
Þe ryghtF.10.690: Alpha and G read ryght in place of correctly alliterating Bx/Cx's heiȝe. wey to hevene-ward / but ofte þe ryche is lettyd.F.10.690: F omits the following line from Bx: "Ita inpossibile diuiti &c."