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Amours ma dame et Fortune et mi oueil
Text: ballade

aka: Ref: , No.13

aka: Machaut Voir Dit, No.6

aka: Machaut Loange, No.227

Guillaume de Machaut

Witnesses:

MaVg f. 34r  
MaA f. 208r  
MaG f. 63v  
MaE f. 15r  
MaM f. 201v  
MaD f. 42r, 42v  


Remarks:

None available.

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<body>
   <head />
   <lg type="stanza">
      <l n="1" met="10">
         <name>Amo
            <expan>ur</expan>s
         </name> ma dame 
         <expan>et</expan>
         <name>Fortune</name>
         <expan>et</expan> mi o
         <rhyme label="a">ueil</rhyme>
      </l>
      <l n="2" met="10'">et la tres grant bieaute do
         <expan>n</expan>t elle 
         <expan>e</expan>st pl
         <rhyme label="b">aine</rhyme>
      </l>
      <l n="3" met="10">ont mis mo
         <expan>n</expan> cuer ma pensee 
         <expan>et</expan> mo
         <expan>n</expan> v
         <rhyme label="a">ueil</rhyme>
      </l>
      <l n="4" met="10'">et mo
         <expan>n</expan> desir e
         <expan>n</expan> son tres doulx dem
         <rhyme label="b">aine</rhyme>
      </l>
      <l n="5" met="7">Mais 
         <name>Fortune</name> seul
         <rhyme label="c">ement</rhyme>
      </l>
      <l n="6" met="10">me fait languir trop dolereus
         <rhyme label="c">em
            <expan>en</expan>t
         </rhyme>
      </l>
      <l n="7" met="10">et trop me fait avoir pein
         <expan>n</expan>
         <expan>et</expan> an
         <rhyme label="d">oy</rhyme>
      </l>
      <lg type="refrain">
         <l n="8" met="10">q
            <expan>ua</expan>nt seur tout l
            <reg>'</reg>aim 
            <expan>et</expan> souva
            <expan>n</expan>t ne la v
            <rhyme label="d">oy</rhyme>
         </l>
      </lg>
   </lg>
   <lg type="stanza">
      <l n="9" met="10">De ma dame ne de son bel ac
         <rhyme label="a">ueil</rhyme>
      </l>
      <l n="10" met="10'">de mes 
         <expan>deux</expan> iex d
         <reg>'</reg>amo
         <expan>ur</expan>s ne de ma p
         <rhyme label="b">ei
            <expan>n</expan>ne
         </rhyme>
      </l>
      <l n="11" met="10">ne me plain pas car p
         <expan>ar</expan> eulx en l
         <reg>'</reg>esc
         <rhyme label="a">ueil</rhyme>
      </l>
      <l n="12" met="10'">sui mis d
         <reg>'</reg>avoir toute joye mo
         <expan>n</expan>d
         <rhyme label="b">aine</rhyme>
      </l>
      <l n="13" met="7">Mais tout mon ente
         <expan>n</expan>d
         <rhyme label="c">ement</rhyme>
      </l>
      <l n="14" met="10">et mes bo
         <expan>n</expan>s jo
         <expan>ur</expan>
         <expan>et</expan> mo
         <expan>n</expan> gay sent
         <rhyme label="c">em
            <expan>en</expan>t
         </rhyme>
      </l>
      <l n="15" met="10">
         <name>Fortune</name> estai
         <expan>n</expan>t s
         <reg>'</reg>en morray p
         <expan>ar</expan> ma f
         <rhyme label="d">oy</rhyme>
      </l>
      <lg type="refrain-repeated">
         <l n="16" met="10">q
            <expan>ua</expan>nt seur tout l
            <reg>'</reg>aim 
            <expan>et</expan>
            <supplied>souvent ne la voy</supplied>
         </l>
      </lg>
   </lg>
   <lg type="stanza">
      <l n="17" met="10">Car 
         <name>Fortune</name> do
         <expan>n</expan>t je me plai
         <expan>n</expan>
         <expan>et</expan> d
         <rhyme label="a">ueil</rhyme>
      </l>
      <l n="18" met="10'">fait q
         <expan>ue</expan> ma dame est de moy trop loint
         <rhyme label="b">aine</rhyme>
      </l>
      <l n="19" met="10">et si me tolt bon espoir qu
         <reg>'</reg>avoir s
         <rhyme label="a">ueil</rhyme>
      </l>
      <l n="20" met="10'">et desespoir dede
         <expan>n</expan>s mon cuer am
         <rhyme label="b">ei
            <expan>n</expan>ne
         </rhyme>
      </l>
      <l n="21" met="7">Einsi sans aleg
         <rhyme label="c">em
            <expan>en</expan>t
         </rhyme>
      </l>
      <l n="22" met="10">vif pour ma dame a qui sui lig
         <rhyme label="c">eme
            <expan>n</expan>t
         </rhyme>
      </l>
      <l n="23" met="10">s
         <reg>'</reg>en plaing et plour 
         <expan>et</expan> soupir en rec
         <rhyme label="d">oy</rhyme>
      </l>
      <lg type="refrain-repeated">
         <l n="24" met="10">q
            <expan>ua</expan>nt sur tout l
            <reg>'</reg>aim 
            <expan>et</expan> souva
            <expan>n</expan>t ne la v
            <rhyme label="d">oy</rhyme>
         </l>
      </lg>
   </lg>
</body>

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