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Puis que la mort
Text: ballade Music: ballade
Anon.
set to music by: Anon.

Witnesses:

ModA f. 7r-6v


Remarks:

None available.

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   <head />
   <lg>
      <l n="1" met="">Puis que la mort tres cruelm
         <expan>en</expan>t a pr
         <rhyme label="a">is</rhyme>
      </l>
      <l n="2" met="">le noble corps gracieux, doulz, atr
         <expan>ra</expan>y
         <rhyme label="b">ant</rhyme>
      </l>
      <l n="3" met="">pou
         <expan>r</expan> faulx co
         <expan>n</expan>straint d'aspre fortune, a t
         <rhyme label="c">ort</rhyme>,
      </l>
      <l n="4" met="">gemir devons, helas! trestous am
         <rhyme label="a">is</rhyme>,
      </l>
      <l n="5" met="">et sans demy doulouser tristem
         <rhyme label="b">
            <expan>en</expan>t
         </rhyme>.
      </l>
      <l n="6" met="">com gens banis de l'amoreux dep
         <rhyme label="c">ort</rhyme>;
      </l>
      <l n="7" met="">car partie est la belle en qui conf
         <rhyme label="c">ort</rhyme>
      </l>
      <l n="8" met="">gissoit d'amans pour finem
         <expan>en</expan>t am
         <rhyme label="d">er</rhyme>
      </l>
      <l n="9" met="">la plus plaisant, la plus gent 
         <expan>et</expan> jol
         <rhyme label="e">ie</rhyme>.
      </l>
      <lg type="refrain">
         <l n="10" met="">Nulz la porroit entierem
            <expan>en</expan>t retr
            <rhyme label="d">er</rhyme>!
         </l>
         <l n="11" met="">en jugier l'arme a gloriose v
            <rhyme label="e">ie</rhyme>,
         </l>
         <l n="12" met="">hé! douche dame! hé! 
            <name>Diex</name>, soyés d'ac
            <rhyme label="c">ort</rhyme>.
         </l>
      </lg>
   </lg>
   <lg>
      <l n="13" met="">Plourés, amans, la grant beauté de pr
         <rhyme label="a">is</rhyme>;
      </l>
      <l n="14" met="">plourés du mond le soloil reluiss
         <rhyme label="b">ant</rhyme>;
      </l>
      <l n="15" met="">plourés la flour de 
         <app>
            <lem>tous les</lem>
            <rdg wit="#Apel1970 #GDB">toutes</rdg>
         </app> dames. M
         <rhyme label="c">ort</rhyme>
      </l>
      <l n="16" met="">l'accolir gay, la colour du cler v
         <rhyme label="a">is</rhyme>,
      </l>
      <l n="17" met="">son poli chief, sa bouchette ri
         <rhyme label="b">ant</rhyme>,
      </l>
      <l n="18" met="">ses beaux regars, son doulz parler acc
         <rhyme label="c">ort</rhyme>.
      </l>
      <l n="19" met="">Ha! Fiere ville, en qui pitié se d
         <rhyme label="c">ort</rhyme>,
      </l>
      <l n="20" met="">bien dois tel perte durem
         <expan>en</expan>t plour
         <rhyme label="d">er</rhyme>,
      </l>
      <l n="21" met="">quant perdue as la haultayne co
         <expan>m</expan>pagn
         <rhyme label="e">ie</rhyme>.
      </l>
      <lg type="refrain-repeated">
         <l n="22" met="">Nulz la porroit 
            <supplied rend="start">entierem
               <expan>en</expan>t retr
               <rhyme label="d">er</rhyme>!
            </supplied>
         </l>
         <l n="23" met="">
            <supplied>en jugier l'arme a gloriose v
               <rhyme label="e">ie</rhyme>,
            </supplied>
         </l>
         <l n="24" met="">
            <supplied rend="end">hé! douche dame! hé! 
               <name>Diex</name>, soyés d'ac
               <rhyme label="c">ort</rhyme>.
            </supplied>
         </l>
      </lg>
   </lg>
   <lg>
      <l n="25" met="">Hemi! 
         <name>Amours</name>, to
         <expan>n</expan> hault valoreux pr
         <rhyme label="a">is</rhyme>,
      </l>
      <l n="26" met="">ta renomee, tes loues, ta force gr
         <rhyme label="b">ant</rhyme>
      </l>
      <l n="27" met="">mayne a la mort, la mort q
         <expan>u'</expan>a tous cuers m
         <rhyme label="c">ort</rhyme>.
      </l>
      <l n="28" met="">Soupire toi! Car, selonc mon av
         <rhyme label="a">is</rhyme>,
      </l>
      <l n="29" met="">sans fin, sur tous, estre e
         <expan>n</expan> dois languiss
         <rhyme label="b">ant</rhyme>,
      </l>
      <l n="30" met="">ploureux, dolant, chetis par desconf
         <rhyme label="c">ort</rhyme>.
      </l>
      <l n="31" met="">Orrible, amere 
         <name>Mort</name> or te rem
         <rhyme label="c">ort</rhyme>,
      </l>
      <l n="32" met="">se pour fierté de tel dame tu
         <rhyme label="d">er</rhyme>
      </l>
      <l n="33" met="">seras au siecle adés, traitre, maud
         <rhyme label="e">ie</rhyme>.
      </l>
      <lg type="refrain-repeated">
         <l n="34" met="">Nulz la porroit entieremant 
            <supplied rend="start">entierem
               <expan>en</expan>t retr
               <rhyme label="d">er</rhyme>!
            </supplied>
         </l>
         <l n="35" met="">
            <supplied>en jugier l'arme a gloriose v
               <rhyme label="e">ie</rhyme>,
            </supplied>
         </l>
         <l n="36" met="">
            <supplied rend="end">hé! douche dame! hé! 
               <name>Diex</name>, soyés d'ac
               <rhyme label="c">ort</rhyme>.
            </supplied>
         </l>
      </lg>
   </lg>
</body>

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