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Se al labbro mio non credi

Language: Italian (Italiano)

Se al labbro mio non credi,
Cara nemica mia,
Aprimi il petto e vedi,
Qual sia l'amante cor.

Il cor dolente, afflitto
ma d’ogni colpa privo,
se pur non è delitto
un innocente ardor.


Translation(s): ENG

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W. Mozart sets stanza 1

Submitted by John Versmoren and Andrew Schneider [Guest Editor]

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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)

Available translations, adaptations or excerpts, and transliterations (if applicable):

  • ENG English (Andrew Schneider) , "My dear enemy,", copyright © 2018, (re)printed on this website with kind permission


Text added to the website: 2004-07-12.
Last modified: 2018-04-21 19:07:14
Line count: 8
Word count: 34

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My dear enemy,

Language: English after the Italian (Italiano)

My dear enemy,
if you do not believe my lips,
Open my breast and see
just how loving is this heart:

this heart, wounded and afflicted,
though free of any guilt.
That is, if an innocent passion
is not itself a sin.


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Text added to the website: 2018-07-11.
Last modified: 2018-07-11 19:03:58
Line count: 8
Word count: 42