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Qui ne veut pas
Text: ballade Music: ballade

aka: CMM 21, 43

Anon.
set to music by: Anon.

Witnesses:

Tu9 f. 113v-114r


Remarks:

None available.

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<body>
   <head />
   <lg>
      <l>Qui ne veut pas p
         <expan>ar</expan>venir en despr
         <rhyme label="a">is</rhyme>,
      </l>
      <l>en desirant avoir ho
         <expan>n</expan>neur 
         <expan>et</expan> pr
         <rhyme label="a">is</rhyme>,
      </l>
      <l>tousta
         <expan>n</expan>s fuir mout 
         <add>doit</add> la c
         <expan>om</expan>pagn
         <rhyme label="b">ie</rhyme>
      </l>
      <l>de cieus qui sont petiteme
         <expan>n</expan>t espr
         <rhyme label="a">is</rhyme>
      </l>
      <l>de se
         <expan>n</expan>s p
         <expan>ar</expan>fait, 
         <expan>et</expan> metent en despr
         <rhyme label="a">is</rhyme>
      </l>
      <l>tous parfais muers p
         <expan>ar</expan> leur tres gr
         <expan>an</expan>t fol
         <rhyme label="b">ie</rhyme>;
      </l>
      <l>car vraieme
         <expan>n</expan>t tousdis est e
         <expan>n</expan>nem
         <rhyme label="b">ie</rhyme>
      </l>
      <l>de cieus q
         <expan>u’e</expan>n elle ont mis fort leur cor
         <rhyme label="c">age</rhyme>;
      </l>
      <l>si voit o
         <expan>n</expan> b
         <expan>ie</expan>n, 
         <expan>et</expan> certes ne faut m
         <rhyme label="b">ie</rhyme>,
      </l>
      <lg type="refrain">
         <l>que u
            <expan>n</expan> fol souve
            <expan>n</expan>t fallir fait l’oume s
            <rhyme label="c">age</rhyme>.
         </l>
      </lg>
   </lg>
   <lg>
      <l>Et desirer doit toustans de cler v
         <rhyme label="a">is</rhyme>,
      </l>
      <l>sur toute rie
         <expan>n</expan>, p
         <expan>ar</expan> droit 
         <expan>et</expan> bo
         <expan>n</expan> av
         <rhyme label="a">is</rhyme>,
      </l>
      <l>soir 
         <expan>et</expan> mati
         <expan>n</expan> d’est
         <expan>re</expan> e
         <expan>n</expan> p
         <expan>ar</expan>faite l
         <rhyme label="b">ie</rhyme>
      </l>
      <l>aveuc cieus q
         <expan>ui</expan> t
         <expan>re</expan>stous luer cuers o
         <expan>n</expan>t m
         <rhyme label="a">is</rhyme>
      </l>
      <l>en la vertu, c
         <expan>om</expan> d’elle vrais am
         <rhyme label="a">is</rhyme>.
      </l>
      <l>car vraieme
         <expan>n</expan>t discreteme
         <expan>n</expan>t s’al
         <rhyme label="b">ie</rhyme>e
      </l>
      <l>celui q
         <expan>ui</expan> de eus jamas ne se desl
         <rhyme label="b">ie</rhyme>,
      </l>
      <l>et q
         <expan>ui</expan> les fols fuit sans perdre l’us
         <rhyme label="c">age</rhyme>;
      </l>
      <l>puis q
         <expan>u</expan>’on sait b
         <expan>ie</expan>n de vrai, s’il ne l’obl
         <rhyme label="b">ie</rhyme>,
      </l>
      <lg type="refrain-repeated">
         <l>que u
            <expan>n</expan> fol 
            <supplied rend="startEnd">souvent fallir fait l’oume s
               <rhyme label="c">age</rhyme>
            </supplied>.
         </l>
      </lg>
   </lg>
   <lg>
      <l>Et puis que o
         <expan>n</expan> sait q
         <expan>u’i</expan> n’est rose ne l
         <rhyme label="a">is</rhyme>
      </l>
      <l>tant odora
         <expan>n</expan>
         <expan>et</expan> plei
         <expan>n</expan>ne de del
         <rhyme label="a">is</rhyme>
      </l>
      <l>co
         <expan>m</expan> est d’user en sagesse la v
         <rhyme label="b">ie</rhyme>,
      </l>
      <l>on doit tousjours soi tenir, ce m’est v
         <rhyme label="a">is</rhyme>,
      </l>
      <l>aveuc cieus q
         <expan>ui</expan> de folie div
         <rhyme label="a">is</rhyme>
      </l>
      <l>sont, 
         <expan>et</expan> tous plei
         <expan>n</expan>s de toute bo
         <expan>n</expan>ne e
         <expan>n</expan>v
         <rhyme label="b">ie</rhyme>:
      </l>
      <l>le fols fuir doit loins, quoi q
         <expan>u</expan>’on ly d
         <rhyme label="b">ie</rhyme>.
      </l>
      <l>pourquoy je di vraieme
         <expan>n</expan>t sans otr
         <rhyme label="c">age</rhyme>,
      </l>
      <l>pe
         <expan>n</expan>sant e
         <expan>n</expan> b
         <expan>ie</expan>
         <expan>et</expan> fuia
         <expan>n</expan>t trischer
         <rhyme label="b">ie</rhyme>,
      </l>
      <lg type="refrain-repeated">
         <l>que u
            <expan>n</expan> fol 
            <supplied rend="startEnd">souvent fallir fait l’oume s
               <rhyme label="c">age</rhyme>
            </supplied>.
         </l>
      </lg>
   </lg>
</body>

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