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Ha! Fortune
Music: Motet : Motetus  of  Qui es promesses / Ha! Fortune / Et non est qui adiuvet

aka: Motet 8: Motetus ()

Guillaume de Machaut
set to music by: Guillaume de Machaut

Witnesses:

MaVg f. 267v-268r
MaC f. 213r (from )
MaB f. 265v-266r (from )
MaA f. 421v-422r (from )
MaG f. 109v-110r (from )  
MaE f. 133r (from )  
Ca1328 f. 16v (from )  
Iv f. 24v-25r (from )  
Trém no. 13 (from )  


Remarks:

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<body>
   <head />
   <lg type="stanza">
      <l n="1" met="10">
         <hi rend="C1">H</hi>a
         <reg>!</reg>
         <name>
            <orig>f</orig>
            <reg>F</reg>ortune
         </name>
         <reg>,</reg> trop sui mis 
         <app>
            <lem>loing</lem>
            <rdg wit="#MSCaA">long</rdg>
         </app> de p
         <rhyme label="a">ort</rhyme>
         <reg>,</reg>
         <orig>:</orig>
      </l>
      <l n="2" met="10">q
         <expan>ua</expan>nt en la mer
         <pb rend="268r" /> me 
         <app>
            <lem>mis</lem>
            <rdg wit="#MSMaC #MSMaA">mas</rdg>
         </app> sans a
         <orig>u</orig>
         <reg>v</reg>ir
         <rhyme label="b">on</rhyme>
         <orig>:</orig>
      </l>
      <l n="3" met="10">en un 
         <app>
            <lem>bastel</lem>
            <rdg wit="#MSMaC #MSMaA">batel</rdg>
         </app> petit
         <reg>,</reg> plat et sans b
         <rhyme label="a">ort</rhyme>
         <reg>,</reg>
         <orig>:</orig>
      </l>
      <l n="4" met="10">foible
         <reg>,</reg>
         <app>
            <lem>poirri</lem>
            <rdg wit="#MSMaC #MSMaA #MSCaB">pourri</rdg>
         </app>
         <reg>,</reg>
         <lb />
         <app>
            <lem>sanz</lem>
            <rdg wit="#MSMaC #MSMaA #MSCaB">sans</rdg>
         </app>
         <orig>u</orig>
         <reg>v</reg>oile et 
         <app>
            <lem>en
               <orig>u</orig>
               <reg>v</reg>ir
               <rhyme label="b">on</rhyme>
            </lem>
            <rdg wit="#MSMaA">aviron</rdg>
         </app>
         <reg>.</reg>
         <orig>:</orig>
      </l>
      <l n="5" met="10">
         <orig>s</orig>
         <reg>S</reg>ont tuit li 
         <orig>u</orig>
         <reg>v</reg>ent contraire pour ma m
         <rhyme label="a">ort</rhyme>
         <reg>,</reg>
         <orig>:</orig>
         <lb />
      </l>
      <l n="6" met="10">si qu
         <reg>'</reg>il n
         <reg>'</reg>i a confort ne garis
         <rhyme label="b">on</rhyme>
         <reg>,</reg>
         <orig>:</orig>
      </l>
      <l n="7" met="10">
         <app>
            <lem>merci</lem>
            <rdg wit="#MSMaC">mercy</rdg>
         </app> n
         <reg>'</reg>espoir
         <reg>,</reg> ne d
         <reg>'</reg>eschaper 
         <lb />ress
         <rhyme label="a">ort</rhyme>
         <reg>,</reg>
         <orig>:</orig>
      </l>
      <l n="8" met="10">ne riens de bien pour moy
         <reg>,</reg> car 
         <app>
            <lem>sanz</lem>
            <rdg wit="#MSMaC #MSMaA #MSCaB">sans</rdg>
         </app> rais
         <rhyme label="b">on</rhyme>
         <orig>:</orig>
      </l>
      <l n="9" met="10">
         <orig>i</orig>
         <reg>j</reg>
         <orig>u</orig>
         <reg>v</reg>oy 
         <orig>u</orig>
         <reg>v</reg>enir la mort amere 
         <lb />
         <orig>a</orig>
         <reg>à</reg> t
         <rhyme label="a">ort</rhyme>
         <orig>:</orig>
      </l>
      <l n="10" met="10">preste de moy mettre 
         <orig>a</orig>
         <reg>à</reg>
         <app>
            <lem>destructi
               <rhyme label="b">on</rhyme>
            </lem>
            <rdg wit="#MSCaB">desstruction</rdg>
         </app>
         <reg>;</reg>
         <orig>:</orig>
      </l>
      <l n="11" met="10">mais celle mort 
         <lb />reçoy 
         <orig>i</orig>
         <reg>j</reg>e par ton s
         <rhyme label="a">ort</rhyme>
         <reg>,</reg>
         <orig>:</orig>
      </l>
      <l n="12" met="10">fausse 
         <name>
            <orig>f</orig>
            <reg>F</reg>ortune
         </name>
         <reg>,</reg> et par ta tra
         <orig>i</orig>
         <reg>ï</reg>s
         <rhyme label="b">on</rhyme>
         <reg>.</reg>
         <orig>:</orig>
      </l>
   </lg>
</body>

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