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Je chant d'un amerous talant
Text: Ballette: Chanson à refrain (post-strophic)

aka: Douce Ballette cxlvi

aka: Ref: RS735

Anon.

Witnesses:

Ox308 Ref: f. 231v (242v)


Remarks:

None available.

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<body>
   <lg type="stanza">
      <l n="1" met="">Je chant d'un amerous tal
         <rhyme label="a">ant</rhyme>
      </l>
      <l n="2" met="">car amors me maistr
         <rhyme label="b">oie</rhyme>
      </l>
      <l n="3" met="">
         <expan>et</expan> dame cui j'ai longem
         <rhyme label="a">ent</rhyme>
      </l>
      <l n="4" met="">donei, ou ke je s
         <rhyme label="b">oie</rhyme>,
      </l>
      <l n="5" met="">mon cuer; mais je fol
         <rhyme label="b">oie</rhyme>,
      </l>
      <l n="6" met="">k'ains ni trovai aligem
         <rhyme label="a">ent</rhyme>.
      </l>
      <lg type="refrain">
         <l n="7" met="">On dit c'amours est j
            <rhyme label="b">oie</rhyme>,
         </l>
         <l n="8" met="">
            <expan>et</expan> je n'i trux fors ke torm
            <rhyme label="a">ent</rhyme>.
         </l>
      </lg>
   </lg>
   <lg type="stanza">
      <l n="9" met="">Cruous respons i truix sov
         <rhyme label="a">ent</rhyme>:
      </l>
      <l n="10" met="">c'est ceu ki me desv
         <rhyme label="b">oie</rhyme>
      </l>
      <l n="11" met="">car je l'ain plus q
         <expan>ue</expan> riens viv
         <rhyme label="a">ant</rhyme>;
      </l>
      <l n="12" met="">p
         <expan>ar</expan>tir ne m'an por
         <rhyme label="b">oie</rhyme>;
      </l>
      <l n="13" met="">
         <expan>et</expan> kant merci li pr
         <rhyme label="b">oie</rhyme>
      </l>
      <l n="14" met="">ado
         <expan>n</expan>s suis au comancem
         <rhyme label="a">ent</rhyme>.
      </l>
      <lg type="refrain">
         <l n="15" met="">On dit c'amors est j
            <rhyme label="b">oie</rhyme>,
         </l>
         <l n="16" met="">
            <supplied rend="startEnd">
               <expan>et</expan> je n'i trux fors ke torm
               <rhyme label="a">ent</rhyme>.
            </supplied>
         </l>
      </lg>
   </lg>
   <lg type="stanza">
      <l n="17" met="">S'amor 
         <app>
            <lem />
            <rdg wit="#Gennrich1921 #GDB">m'en</rdg>
         </app> rendoit paiem
         <rhyme label="a">ent</rhyme>,
      </l>
      <l n="18" met="">ancores garir
         <rhyme label="b">oie</rhyme>;
      </l>
      <l n="19" met="">mais elle fait tout autrem
         <rhyme label="a">ent</rhyme>,
      </l>
      <l n="20" met="">car je, qui ne vorr
         <rhyme label="b">oie</rhyme>,
      </l>
      <l n="21" met="">fors c'onor moi garr
         <rhyme label="b">oie</rhyme>,
      </l>
      <l n="22" met="">
         <expan>et</expan> ancontre bien mal me r
         <rhyme label="a">ent</rhyme>.
      </l>
      <lg type="refrain-repeated">
         <l n="23" met="">On dit c'amors 
            <supplied rend="start">est j
               <rhyme label="b">oie</rhyme>,
            </supplied>
         </l>
         <l n="24" met="">
            <supplied rend="end">
               <expan>et</expan> je n'i trux fors ke torm
               <rhyme label="a">ent</rhyme>.
            </supplied>
         </l>
      </lg>
   </lg>
</body>

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