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Mon Dieu, que j'aim' à baiser les beaus yeus

Set by Jean de Castro (c1540 - c1600), "Mon Dieu, que j'aim' à baiser les beaus yeus" [ sung text checked 1 time]

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Mon Dieu, que j'aime à baiser les beaux yeux
De ma maîtresse, et à tordre en ma bouche
De ses cheveux l'or fin qui s'escarmouche
Si gaiement dessus deux petits cieux !

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Submitted by Emily Ezust [Administrator]

Cet œil besson dont goulu je me pais,
Qui fait rocher celuy qui s’en approuche, 
Ore d’un ris, or’ d’un regard farouche 
Nourrit mon cœur en querelle et en paix. 

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  • ENG English (David Wyatt) , copyright © 2014, (re)printed on this website with kind permission

Submitted by David Wyatt