Betwene heauen and hel in erth thoughe men sought
Bitwen heuen and helle · in erthe þouȝ men souȝte
Bitwene heuene & HelleO.3.130: The ascender of the <H> in Helle is about two lines in height and decorated with bars. in erþe þouȝ men souȝtenO.3.130: OC2 alone have the form souȝten in place of souȝte.
By-twene heuene and helle
Beta reads in, but Ax and Cx
both agree here with the reading of alpha. eerthe þeyȝ men souȝte