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Lasse! je suis
Music: Motet : Motetus  of  J'ay tant mon cuer / Lasse! je suis / Ego moriar pro te

aka: Motet 7: Motetus ()

Guillaume de Machaut
set to music by: Guillaume de Machaut

Witnesses:

MaVg f. 267r
MaC f. 212r (from )
MaB f. 265r (from )
MaA f. 420v-421r (from )
MaG f. 108v-109r (from )  
MaE f. 138v-139r (from )  


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<body>
   <head />
   <lg type="stanza">
      <l n="1" met="8'">
         <hi rend="C1">L</hi>asse
         <reg>!</reg>
         <orig>i</orig>
         <reg>j</reg>e sui en a
         <orig>u</orig>
         <reg>v</reg>ent
         <rhyme label="a">ure</rhyme>
         <orig>:</orig>
      </l>
      <l n="2" met="8'">de 
         <app>
            <lem>morir</lem>
            <rdg wit="#MSMaB">mourir</rdg>
         </app> de mort 
         <app>
            <lem>einssi</lem>
            <rdg wit="#MSMaC">einsi</rdg>
            <rdg wit="#MSMaB">ainsy</rdg>
         </app> d
         <rhyme label="a">ure</rhyme>
         <orig>:</orig>
      </l>
      <l n="3" met="8">co
         <expan>m</expan> li biaus 
         <name>
            <app>
               <lem>
                  <orig>n</orig>
                  <reg>N</reg>arcizus
               </lem>
               <rdg wit="#MSMaC">Narcysus</rdg>
               <rdg wit="#MSMaA">Narcisus</rdg>
            </app>
         </name> mor
         <rhyme label="b">i</rhyme>
         <reg>,</reg>
         <orig>:</orig>
      </l>
      <l n="4" met="8">qui so
         <expan>n</expan>
         <lb />cuer tant 
         <app>
            <lem>enorguill
               <rhyme label="b">i</rhyme>
            </lem>
            <rdg wit="#MSMaB #MSMaA">enorguilly</rdg>
         </app>
         <reg>,</reg>
         <orig>:</orig>
      </l>
      <l n="5" met="8'">pour ce qu
         <reg>'</reg>il a
         <orig>u</orig>
         <reg>v</reg>oit biaut
         <orig>e</orig>
         <reg>é</reg> p
         <rhyme label="a">ure</rhyme>
         <orig>:</orig>
      </l>
      <l n="6" met="8'">seur toute humeinne creat
         <rhyme label="a">ure</rhyme>
         <reg>,</reg>
         <orig>:</orig>
         <lb />
      </l>
      <l n="7" met="8">
         <app>
            <lem>c
               <reg>'</reg>
            </lem>
            <rdg wit="#MSMaC #MSMaA">qu
               <reg>'</reg>
            </rdg>
         </app>onques ente
         <expan>n</expan>dre le depr
         <rhyme label="b">i</rhyme>
         <orig>:</orig>
      </l>
      <l n="8" met="8">ne deingna 
         <app>
            <lem>de_</lem>
            <rdg>d
               <reg>'</reg>
            </rdg>
         </app>
         <name>
            <app>
               <lem>
                  <orig>e</orig>
                  <reg>E</reg>quo
               </lem>
               <rdg wit="#MSMaA">Echo</rdg>
            </app>
         </name>
         <reg>,</reg> qui pour l
         <rhyme label="b">i</rhyme>
         <orig>:</orig>
      </l>
      <l n="9" met="8'">reçut mort amere et obsc
         <rhyme label="a">ure</rhyme>
         <reg>.</reg>
         <orig>:</orig>
      </l>
      <l n="10" met="8'">Mais bon
         <lb rend="hyphen" />ne 
         <name>
            <orig>a</orig>
            <reg>A</reg>mo
            <expan>ur</expan>
         </name> d
         <reg>'</reg>amo
         <expan>ur</expan> se
         <rhyme label="a">
            <orig>u</orig>
            <reg>ü</reg>re
         </rhyme>
         <orig>:</orig>
      </l>
      <l n="11" met="8">fist qu
         <reg>'</reg>il ama et 
         <app>
            <lem>enchier
               <rhyme label="b">i</rhyme>
            </lem>
            <rdg wit="#MSMaC">encher
               <rhyme>i</rhyme>
            </rdg>
            <rdg wit="#MSMaB">enchiery</rdg>
         </app>
         <orig>:</orig>
      </l>
      <l n="12" met="8">son ombre et li pria 
         <app>
            <lem>merc
               <rhyme label="b">i</rhyme>
            </lem>
            <rdg wit="#MSMaC #MSMaB">mercy</rdg>
         </app>
         <reg>,</reg>
         <orig>:</orig>
      </l>
      <l n="13" met="8'">tant qu
         <reg>'</reg>en 
         <lb />priant 
         <app>
            <lem>mori</lem>
            <rdg wit="#MSMaB">mouri</rdg>
         </app> d
         <reg>'</reg>
         <app>
            <lem>ard
               <rhyme label="a">ure</rhyme>
            </lem>
            <rdg wit="#MSMaC">ardeure</rdg>
         </app>
         <reg>.</reg>
         <orig>:</orig>
      </l>
      <l n="14" met="8">Lasse
         <reg>!</reg> et 
         <orig>i</orig>
         <reg>j</reg>e crien 
         <app>
            <lem>morir</lem>
            <rdg wit="#MSMaB">mourir</rdg>
         </app>
         <app>
            <lem>einss
               <rhyme label="b">i</rhyme>
            </lem>
            <rdg wit="#MSMaC">einsi</rdg>
            <rdg wit="#MSMaB">einssy</rdg>
         </app>
         <reg>,</reg>
         <orig>:</orig>
      </l>
      <l n="15" met="8">car onq
         <expan>ue</expan>s de mo
         <expan>n</expan>
         <app>
            <lem>doulz</lem>
            <rdg wit="#MSMaC #MSMaA">dous</rdg>
         </app>
         <app>
            <lem>am
               <rhyme label="b">i</rhyme>
            </lem>
            <rdg wit="#MSMaC #MSMaA">amy</rdg>
         </app>
         <reg>,</reg>
         <orig>:</orig>
      </l>
      <l n="16" met="8'">qua
         <expan>n</expan>t il m
         <reg>'</reg>amoit 
         <lb />de cuer
         <reg>,</reg> n
         <reg>'</reg>os c
         <rhyme label="a">ure</rhyme>
         <reg>.</reg>
         <orig>:</orig>
      </l>
      <l n="17" met="8">Or l
         <reg>'</reg>aim et il me het
         <reg>,</reg>
         <app>
            <lem>aym
               <rhyme label="b">i</rhyme>
            </lem>
            <rdg wit="#MSMaB">aymy</rdg>
         </app>
         <reg>!</reg>
         <orig>:</orig>
      </l>
      <l n="18" met="8'">
         <app>
            <lem>telle</lem>
            <rdg wit="#MSMaA">tele</rdg>
         </app> est des 
         <app>
            <lem>fames</lem>
            <rdg wit="#MSMaC #MSMaA">femmes</rdg>
         </app> la nat
         <rhyme label="a">ure</rhyme>
         <reg>.</reg>
         <orig>:</orig>
      </l>
   </lg>
</body>

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