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Language: Italian (Italiano)

Amore e la speranza
voglion farmi prigioniero,
e a tal segno il mal s'avanza
ch'ho scoperto ch'il pensiero
dice d'esserne contento.
La speranza per legarmi
a gran cose mi lusinga,
s'io le credo avvien che stringa
lacci sol da incatenarmi.
Mio core all'armi!
S'incontri l'infida
si prenda s'uccida su presto!
è periglioso ogni momento.

Translation(s): FRE

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Submitted by Guy Laffaille [Guest Editor]


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):

  • FRE French (Français) (Guy Laffaille) , title 1: "Trahison !", copyright © 2014, (re)printed on this website with kind permission

Text added to the website: 2014-09-18.
Last modified: 2014-09-18 21:11:02
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Word count: 56

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