That alle þe wyse of þis worlde · in o witte acordedenL.18.239: LOR have the unmetrical form acordeden; most B manuscripts have acorden.
That al the wise men of this world in one wit accorden
That alle the wise of this world · in oo wit acorden
Þat alle þe menR.18.237: Alpha's men breaks the alliterative pattern of the
a-verse; cf. beta's wyse. Cr may have consulted both alpha and beta copies
and tried to split the difference with its wise men. Cx agrees with beta.
in þis worlde in o witt acordeden .