The Ballad Of The Proverbs By François Villon

The Ballad Of The Proverbs So rough the goat will scratch, it cannot sleep. So often goes the pot to the well that it breaks….

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Le Testament Ballade ‘item Donne A Ma Povre Mere’ By François Villon

Le Testament Ballade ‘item Donne A Ma Povre Mere’ Item This I give to my poor mother As a prayer now, to our Mistress –…

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The Ballad Of Villon And Fat Madge By François Villon

The Ballad Of Villon And Fat Madge ‘’Tis no sin for a man to labour in his vocation.’ -Falstaff ‘The night cometh, when no man…

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Ballade Du Concours De Blois By François Villon

Ballade Du Concours De Blois I’m dying of thirst beside the fountain, Hot as fire, and with chattering teeth: In my own land, I’m in…

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Le Testament Epitaph Et Rondeau By François Villon

Le Testament Epitaph Et Rondeau Epitaph Here there lies, and sleeps in the grave, One whom Love killed with his scorn, A poor little scholar…

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Ballade By François Villon

Ballade I know flies in milk I know the man by his clothes I know fair weather from foul I know the apple by the…

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Le Testament Rondeau By François Villon

Le Testament Rondeau Death, I cry out at your harshness, That stole my girl away from me, Yet you’re not satisfied I see Until I…

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Ballade [The Goat Scratches So Much It Can’t Sleep] By François Villon

Ballade [the Goat Scratches So Much It Can’T Sleep] The goat scratches so much it can’t sleep The pot fetches water so much it breaks…

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Le Testament Les Regrets De La Belle Heaulmière By François Villon

Le Testament Les Regrets De La Belle Heaulmière By chance, I heard the belle complain, The one we called the Armouress, Longing to be a…

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Ballade [I Die Of Thirst Beside The Fountain] By François Villon By François Villon

Ballade [I Die Of Thirst Beside The Fountain] I die of thirst beside the fountain I’m hot as fire, I’m shaking tooth on tooth In…

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Rondel By François Villon

Rondel Goodbye! the tears are in my eyes; Farewell, farewell, my prettiest; Farewell, of women born the best; Good-bye! the saddest of good-byes. Farewell! with…

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Ballad Of The Ladies Of Yore By François Villon

Ballad Of The Ladies Of Yore Tell me where, in what country, Is Flora the beautiful Roman, Archipiada or Thais Who was first cousin to…

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Le Testament Ballade Pour Robert D’estouteville By François Villon

Le Testament Ballade Pour Robert D’Estouteville A t dawn of day, when falcon shakes his wing, M ainly from pleasure, and from noble usage, B…

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Ballad Of The Gibbet By François Villon

Ballad Of The Gibbet Brothers and men that shall after us be, Let not your hearts be hard to us: For pitying this our misery…

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Le Testament Ballade A S’amye By François Villon

Le Testament Ballade A S’Amye F alse beauty that costs me so dear, R ough indeed, a hypocrite sweetness, A mor, like iron on the…

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Arbor Amoris By François Villon

Arbor Amoris I have a tree, a graft of Love, That in my heart has taken root; Sad are the buds and blooms thereof, And…

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Epitaph In The Form Of A Ballade By François Villon

Epitaph In The Form Of A Ballade Freres humains qui apres nous vivez, N’ayez les coeurs contre nous endurcis … Men, brother men, that after…

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Villon’s Epitaph (Ballade Of The Hanged Men) By François Villon

Villon’s Epitaph (Ballade Of The Hanged Men) O brother men who after us remain, Do not look coldly on the scene you view, For if…

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Ballade Epistre By François Villon

Ballade Epistre Have pity now, have pity now on me, If you at least would, friends of mine. I’m in the depths, not holly or…

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The Debate Between Villon And His Heart By François Villon

The Debate Between Villon And His Heart Who’s that I hear?—It’s me—Who?—Your heart Hanging on by the thinnest thread I lose all my strength, substance,…

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Ballade To Our Lady By François Villon

Ballade To Our Lady WRITTEN FOR HIS MOTHER Dame du ciel, regents terrienne, Emperiere des infemaux palus…. Lady of Heaven and earth, and therewithal Crowned…

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