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Fagoté plaisamment comme un vrai...

Language: French (Français)

Fagoté plaisamment comme un vrai Simonnet, 
Pied chaussé, l'autre nu, main au nez, l'autre en poche,
J'arpente un vieux grenier, portant sur ma caboche 
Un coffin de Hollande en guise de bonnet.

Là, faisant quelque fois le saut du sansonnet, 
Et dandinant du cul comme un sonneur de cloche,
Je m'égueule de rire, écrivant d'une broche 
En mots de Pathelin ce grotesque sonnet.

Mes esprits, à cheval sur des coquecigrues, 
Ainsi que papillons s'envolent dans les nues, 
Y cherchant quelque fin qu'on ne puisse trouver.

Nargue: c'est trop rêver, c'est trop ronger ses ongles ;
Si quelqu'un sait la rime, il peut bien l'achever.

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Musical settings (art songs, Lieder, mélodies, (etc.), choral pieces, and other vocal works set to this text), listed by composer (not necessarily exhaustive)

Text added to the website between May 1995 and September 2003.

Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:01:48

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