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L’esperer sans aucun
Text: ballade Music: ballade

aka: CMM 21, 86

Anon.
set to music by: Anon.

Witnesses:

Tu9 f. 132v


Remarks:

None available.

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<body>
   <head />
   <lg>
      <l>L’esperer sans aucu
         <expan>n</expan> b
         <expan>ie</expan>n f
         <rhyme label="a">aire</rhyme>
      </l>
      <l>fait les fols mout souve
         <expan>n</expan>t mus
         <rhyme label="b">er</rhyme>.
      </l>
      <l>c’est vraieme
         <expan>n</expan>t un sot aff
         <rhyme label="a">aire</rhyme>,
      </l>
      <l>on ne s’i doit rie
         <expan>n</expan>s amus
         <rhyme label="b">er</rhyme>,
      </l>
      <l>car tant est co
         <expan>m</expan> cil qui mus
         <rhyme label="b">er</rhyme>
      </l>
      <l>veut en u
         <expan>n</expan>ne muse perc
         <rhyme label="c">ée</rhyme>:
      </l>
      <lg type="refrain">
         <l>fuient dont tous celle pe
            <expan>n</expan>c
            <rhyme label="c">ée</rhyme>.
         </l>
      </lg>
   </lg>
   <lg>
      <l>S’aucun veut des grans b
         <expan>ie</expan>ns atr
         <rhyme label="a">aire</rhyme>
      </l>
      <l>vers lui, doit tousdis b
         <expan>ie</expan>n ov
         <expan>r</expan>
         <rhyme label="b">
            <expan>e</expan>r
         </rhyme>.
      </l>
      <l>aut
         <expan>re</expan>me
         <expan>n</expan>t je peus b
         <expan>ie</expan>n ret
         <expan>r</expan>
         <rhyme label="a">
            <expan>a</expan>ire
         </rhyme>
      </l>
      <l>qu’il pert son te
         <expan>n</expan>s sans recouv
         <expan>r</expan>
         <rhyme label="b">
            <expan>e</expan>r
         </rhyme>;
      </l>
      <l>poine lui couvie
         <expan>n</expan>t aq
         <expan>ue</expan>st
         <rhyme label="b">er</rhyme>
      </l>
      <l>et mai
         <expan>n</expan>te greveuse journ
         <rhyme label="c">ée</rhyme>:
      </l>
      <lg type="refrain-repeated">
         <l>fuie
            <expan>n</expan>
            <supplied rend="startEnd">dont tous celle penc
               <rhyme label="c">ée</rhyme>
            </supplied>.
         </l>
      </lg>
   </lg>
   <lg>
      <l>Car q
         <expan>ui</expan> b
         <expan>ie</expan>n ne fait se doit t
         <rhyme label="a">aire</rhyme>
      </l>
      <l>d’aucu
         <expan>n</expan> b
         <expan>ie</expan>n ou grace enpetr
         <rhyme label="b">er</rhyme>,
      </l>
      <l>puis q
         <expan>ue</expan> de vrai tout le co
         <expan>n</expan>t
         <expan>r</expan>
         <rhyme label="a">
            <expan>a</expan>ire
         </rhyme>
      </l>
      <l>ly siet mout b
         <expan>ie</expan>n sans retourn
         <rhyme label="b">er</rhyme>.
      </l>
      <l>penceme
         <expan>n</expan>t sa
         <expan>n</expan>s fruit eschiv
         <rhyme label="b">er</rhyme>
      </l>
      <l>doit, pourquoy di sans demour
         <rhyme label="c">ée</rhyme>:
      </l>
      <lg type="refrain-repeated">
         <l>fuie
            <expan>n</expan>
            <supplied rend="startEnd">dont tous celle penc
               <rhyme label="c">ée</rhyme>
            </supplied>.
         </l>
      </lg>
   </lg>
</body>

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