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Siroe, re di Persia

Word count: 51

Opera by Giovanni Adolfo Hasse (1699 - 1783)

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. Vedeste mai sul prato [ sung text checked 1 time]

Language: Italian (Italiano)

Translation(s): ENG

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  • ENG English (Andrew Schneider) , "Have you ever seen the summer rain", copyright © 2018, (re)printed on this website with kind permission

Vedeste mai sul prato
cader la pioggia estiva?
Talor la rosa avviva
a la viola appresso;
figlio del prato istesso
è l’uno e l’altro fiore
ed è l’istesso umore
che germogliar gli fa.
Il cor non è cangiato
se accusa o se difende.
Una cagion m’accende
di sdegno e di pietà.

Submitted by Andrew Schneider [Guest Editor]

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