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De la levriere et des chiens en gest
Text: ballade

aka: Un mien voisin se complaignoit l'autrier

aka: Machaut Opera Dubia, No.16

aka: Ref: Appendix 16

Guillaume de Machaut

Witnesses:

MaJ f. 19r


Remarks:

None available.

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<body>
   <head>De la levriere 
      <expan>et</expan> des chiens en gest
   </head>
   <lg type="stanza">
      <l n="1" met="10">Un mie
         <expan>n</expan> voisi
         <expan>n</expan> se co
         <expan>m</expan>plaignoit l'autri
         <rhyme label="a">er</rhyme>
      </l>
      <l n="2" met="10">D'une levriere qu'e
         <expan>n</expan> son hostel av
         <rhyme label="b">oit</rhyme>
      </l>
      <l n="3" met="10">Q
         <expan>ui</expan> yert en gest do
         <expan>n</expan>t mai
         <expan>n</expan>t chie
         <expan>n</expan>s rep
         <expan>ar</expan>i
         <rhyme label="a">er</rhyme>
      </l>
      <l n="4" met="10">En son hostel co
         <expan>m</expan>muneme
         <expan>n</expan>t ve
         <rhyme label="b">oit</rhyme>
      </l>
      <l n="5" met="10">Si q
         <expan>ue</expan> po
         <expan>ur</expan> eulz reposer ne pou
         <rhyme label="b">oit</rhyme>
      </l>
      <l n="6" met="10">Tuer les 
         <app>
            <lem>vost</lem>
            <rdg wit="#Chichmaref1909">volt</rdg>
         </app> et je li dis ainss
         <rhyme label="c">i</rhyme>
      </l>
      <l n="7" met="10">
         <app>
            <lem>Q
               <expan>ue</expan>
            </lem>
            <rdg wit="#Chichmaref1909">Qui</rdg>
         </app> la levriere chastier y dev
         <rhyme label="b">oit</rhyme>
      </l>
      <lg type="refrain">
         <l n="8" met="10">Qu'a
            <expan>n</expan> rie
            <expan>n</expan>s n'y ont les chie
            <expan>n</expan>s mort dess
            <expan>er</expan>v
            <rhyme label="c">i</rhyme>.
         </l>
      </lg>
   </lg>
   <lg type="stanza">
      <l n="9" met="10">Chie
         <expan>n</expan>s se doyvent e
         <expan>n</expan> to
         <expan>us</expan> lieux po
         <expan>ur</expan>chaci
         <rhyme label="a">er</rhyme>
      </l>
      <l n="10" met="10">La levriere b
         <expan>ie</expan>n garder se dev
         <rhyme label="b">oit</rhyme>
      </l>
      <l n="11" met="10">Mais s'elle 
         <app>
            <lem>vost</lem>
            <rdg wit="#Chichmaref1909">volt</rdg>
         </app> nouviaux chie
         <expan>n</expan>s acoi
         <expan>n</expan>ti
         <rhyme label="a">er</rhyme>
      </l>
      <l n="12" met="10">Et q
         <expan>ue</expan> du sien pas ne li suffis
         <rhyme label="b">oit</rhyme>
      </l>
      <l n="13" met="10">Pour la rage du gest ou elle est
         <rhyme label="b">oit</rhyme>
      </l>
      <l n="14" met="10">On li deust le cul avoir bru
         <rhyme label="c">i</rhyme>
      </l>
      <l n="15" met="10">C'est sa faute si m'est avis p
         <expan>ar</expan> dr
         <rhyme label="b">oit</rhyme>
      </l>
      <lg type="refrain-repeated">
         <l n="16" met="10">Qu'a
            <expan>n</expan> rie
            <expan>n</expan>s n'y ont les chie
            <expan>n</expan>s mort dess
            <expan>er</expan>v
            <rhyme label="c">i</rhyme>.
         </l>
      </lg>
   </lg>
   <lg type="stanza">
      <l n="17" met="10">Si s'avise 
         <app>
            <lem>qui a</lem>
            <rdg wit="#Chichmaref1909 #TRS" />
         </app> levriere a gard
         <rhyme label="a">er</rhyme>
      </l>
      <l n="18" met="10">Pour ta
         <expan>n</expan>t s'elle ne fait ce q
         <expan>u'e</expan>lle d
         <rhyme label="b">oit</rhyme>
      </l>
      <l n="19" met="10">Il n'e
         <expan>n</expan> doit pas estra
         <expan>n</expan>ges chie
         <expan>n</expan>s tu
         <rhyme label="a">er</rhyme>
      </l>
      <l n="20" met="10">Car plus gra
         <expan>n</expan>t mal venir li e
         <expan>n</expan> porr
         <rhyme label="b">oit</rhyme>
      </l>
      <l n="21" met="10">Car se le chien co
         <expan>m</expan>me il doit se pourv
         <rhyme label="b">oit</rhyme>
      </l>
      <l n="22" met="10">Et la levriere laist le sien pour autru
         <rhyme label="c">j</rhyme>
      </l>
      <l n="23" met="10">A mon jugier la peine em porter
         <rhyme label="b">oit</rhyme>
      </l>
      <lg type="refrain-repeated">
         <l n="24" met="10">Qu'a
            <expan>n</expan> riens n'i o
            <expan>n</expan>t les chie
            <expan>n</expan>s mort dess
            <expan>er</expan>v
            <rhyme label="c">i</rhyme>.
         </l>
      </lg>
   </lg>
</body>

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