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Acousmate

Guillaume Apollinaire 1880 (Rome) – 1918 (Paris)

Paix sur terre aux hommes de bonne volonté
Les maris voudraient agir l'outil n'a pas de manche
Sur les doigts de cet homme on voit des taches d'encre
Les hommes et les FEMMES sont tous insermentés

Les bergers écoutaient ce que disaient les anges
Leurs âmes s'apaisaient comme un midi d'été
Les bergers comprenaient ce qu'ils croyaient entendre
Car ils savaient déjà tout ce qu'ils écoutaient

Sur cette assiette Hélas ! j'aperçois trois chiures
Mais presque toutes les mouches sont mortes de froid
Car c'est l'hiver oui mon vieux ça va bien ça va même très bien
Ces pâtres sachant qu'un enfant venait de naître
Près de là
Sur ce coup de minuit d'un jour alcyonien
Se mirent tous en route au son de leurs musettes

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Submitted on May 13, 2011

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Guillaume Apollinaire

Guillaume Apollinaire was an Italian-born French poet, playwright, short story writer, novelist, and art critic born in Rome, in Italy, to a Polish mother. more…

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