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Veoir n'oir ne puis riens qui destourne
Text: ballade

aka: Ref: , No.212

aka: Machaut Voir Dit, No.8

aka: Machaut Loange, No.238

Guillaume de Machaut

Witnesses:

MaA f. 209v
MaVg f. 35r, 35v
MaB f. 52r, 52v
MaG f. 64r
MaM f. 202v, 203r  
MaD f. 44r  


Remarks:

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<body>
   <head>Balade</head>
   <lg>
      <l n="1" met="10">Veoir n
         <reg>'</reg>oir ne puis riens q
         <expan>ui</expan> dest
         <rhyme label="a">ourne</rhyme>
      </l>
      <l n="2" met="10">Moy ne mo
         <expan>n</expan> cuer quel part 
         <app>
            <lem>que</lem>
            <rdg wit="#MSMaB">quil</rdg>
         </app> face 
         <rhyme label="b">to
            <expan>ur</expan>
         </rhyme>
      </l>
      <l n="3" met="10">Q
         <expan>u
            <reg>'</reg>a
         </expan> vo
         <expan>us</expan> toudis ma pensee ne t
         <rhyme label="a">ourne</rhyme>
      </l>
      <l n="4" met="10">Et que v
         <expan>ost</expan>res ne 
         <app>
            <lem>soie</lem>
            <rdg wit="#MSMaB">soye</rdg>
         </app>
         <app>
            <lem>sans</lem>
            <rdg wit="#MSMaB">sanz</rdg>
         </app> re
         <rhyme label="b">tour</rhyme>
      </l>
      <l n="5" met="10">Si que de 
         <app>
            <lem>long</lem>
            <rdg wit="#MSMaVg #MSMaB #MSMaG">loing</rdg>
         </app> voy v
         <expan>ost</expan>re cointe a
         <rhyme label="b">tour</rhyme>
      </l>
      <l n="6" met="10">Et vo gent corps ou il n
         <reg>'</reg>
         <app>
            <lem>riens</lem>
            <rdg wit="#MSMaG">rien</rdg>
         </app> a d
         <rhyme label="c">ire</rhyme>
      </l>
      <lg type="refrain">
         <l n="7" met="10">Po
            <expan>ur</expan> ce 
            <app>
               <lem>toudis</lem>
               <rdg wit="#MSMaB">tousdis</rdg>
            </app> ma pensee a vo
            <expan>us</expan> t
            <rhyme label="c">ire</rhyme>
         </l>
      </lg>
   </lg>
   <lg>
      <l n="8" met="10">
         <app>
            <lem>Cils</lem>
            <rdg wit="#MSMaG">Cilz</rdg>
         </app>
         <app>
            <lem>dous</lem>
            <rdg wit="#MSMaB">doux</rdg>
            <rdg wit="#MSMaG">doulz</rdg>
         </app>
         <app>
            <lem>pensers</lem>
            <rdg wit="#MSMaG">penser</rdg>
         </app> a vo
         <expan>us</expan> amer m
         <reg>'</reg>at
         <rhyme label="a">o
            <expan>ur</expan>ne
         </rhyme>
      </l>
      <l n="9" met="10">Tres 
         <app>
            <lem>loiaument</lem>
            <rdg wit="#MSMaVg #MSMaG">loyaument</rdg>
         </app> et je aussi 
         <app>
            <lem>m
               <reg>'</reg>i
            </lem>
            <rdg wit="#MSMaB">mj</rdg>
         </app> a
         <rhyme label="b">tour</rhyme>
      </l>
      <l n="10" met="10">Mais mo
         <expan>n</expan> desir mo
         <expan>n</expan> memoire best
         <rhyme label="a">ourne</rhyme>
      </l>
      <l n="11" met="10">Dont 
         <app>
            <lem>mai
               <expan>n</expan>tes
            </lem>
            <rdg wit="#MSMaG">mainte</rdg>
         </app> fois de la gent me des
         <rhyme label="b">to
            <expan>ur</expan>
         </rhyme>
      </l>
      <l n="12" met="10">La vois souffrir sa 
         <app>
            <lem>pointire</lem>
            <rdg wit="#MSMaVg #MSMaB #MSMaG">pointure</rdg>
         </app> en des
         <rhyme label="b">tour</rhyme>
      </l>
      <l n="13" met="10">La 
         <app>
            <lem>douceme
               <expan>n</expan>t
            </lem>
            <rdg wit="#MSMaB">doulcement</rdg>
         </app>
         <app>
            <lem>m
               <reg>'</reg>assaut
            </lem>
            <rdg wit="#MSMaB">massault</rdg>
         </app> et me 
         <app>
            <lem>mart
               <rhyme label="c">yre</rhyme>
            </lem>
            <rdg wit="#MSMaB #MSMaG">martire</rdg>
         </app>
      </l>
      <lg type="refrain-repeated">
         <l n="14" met="10">Pour ce toudis ma pensee a vo
            <expan>us</expan> t
            <rhyme label="c">ire</rhyme>
         </l>
      </lg>
   </lg>
   <lg>
      <l n="15" met="10">Mais 
         <app>
            <lem>cils</lem>
            <rdg wit="#MSMaG">cilz</rdg>
         </app> desirs n
         <reg>'</reg>atent pas qu
         <reg>'</reg>il adj
         <rhyme label="a">o
            <expan>ur</expan>ne
         </rhyme>
      </l>
      <l n="16" met="10">Po
         <expan>ur</expan>
         <app>
            <lem>moy</lem>
            <rdg wit="#MSMaG">miex</rdg>
         </app> faire mai
         <expan>n</expan>
         <app>
            <lem>amoureus</lem>
            <rdg wit="#MSMaB">amoreux</rdg>
         </app> es
         <rhyme label="b">tour</rhyme>
      </l>
      <l n="17" met="10">Do
         <expan>n</expan>t mes 
         <app>
            <lem>vrais</lem>
            <rdg wit="#MSMaB">vrays</rdg>
         </app> cuers 
         <app>
            <lem>qui</lem>
            <rdg wit="#MSMaB">que</rdg>
         </app> demeure et sej
         <rhyme label="a">o
            <expan>ur</expan>ne
         </rhyme>
      </l>
      <l n="18" met="10">En vo p
         <expan>ri</expan>son qui n
         <reg>'</reg>est 
         <app>
            <lem>chastiaus</lem>
            <rdg wit="#MSMaVg">chastiau</rdg>
            <rdg wit="#MSMaB">chasteau</rdg>
         </app> ne 
         <rhyme label="b">tour</rhyme>
      </l>
      <l n="19" met="10">Et s
         <reg>'</reg>est 
         <app>
            <lem>pleinne</lem>
            <rdg wit="#MSMaB">pleine</rdg>
            <rdg wit="#MSMaG">plainne</rdg>
         </app> de 
         <app>
            <lem>joie</lem>
            <rdg wit="#MSMaB">joye</rdg>
         </app> et de tris
         <rhyme label="b">to
            <expan>ur</expan>
         </rhyme>
      </l>
      <l n="20" met="10">
         <app>
            <lem>Recoit</lem>
            <rdg wit="#MSMaG">Recoipt</rdg>
         </app> po
         <expan>ur</expan> vous 
         <app>
            <lem>souvet</lem>
            <rdg wit="#MSMaVg #MSMaG #TRS">souvent</rdg>
            <rdg wit="#MSMaB">souvant</rdg>
         </app> joie et 
         <app>
            <lem>mart
               <rhyme label="c">yre</rhyme>
            </lem>
            <rdg wit="#MSMaB">martire</rdg>
         </app>
      </l>
      <lg type="refrain-repeated">
         <l n="21" met="10">Pour ce toudis ma pensee a vo
            <expan>us</expan>
            <app>
               <lem>t
                  <rhyme label="c">ire</rhyme>
               </lem>
               <rdg wit="#MSMaG">tyre</rdg>
            </app>
         </l>
      </lg>
   </lg>
</body>

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