Rondeau

A french syllabic form that turns on two rhymes with one refrain.  It consists of one quintet, one quatrain, and one sestet in that order, totaling fifteen lines.  Lines nine and fifteen are four syllables in length and all other lines are eight syllables.  The first four syllable of line one are the refrain.

Scheme with lines, syllables and rhymes:

xxxRxxxa
xxxxxxxa
xxxxxxxb
xxxxxxxb
xxxxxxxa

xxxxxxxa
xxxxxxxa
xxxxxxxb
xxxR

xxxxxxxa
xxxxxxxa
xxxxxxxb
xxxxxxxb
xxxxxxxa
xxxR

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