Nulla potest mulier tantum se dicere...
Nulla potest mulier tantum se dicere amatam
Vere, quantum a me Lesbia amata [mea es]1:
Nulla fides ullo fuit umquam in foedere tanta
Quanta in amore tuo ex parte reperta mea est.
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1 Orff: "mea'st"
Submitted by Saúl Botero Restrepo
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- by Carl Orff (1895 - 1982), "XII. Nulla potest mulier tantum se dicere amatam", 1940-43, published 1943, from the cantata Catulli Carmina, no. 13..
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- SPA Spanish (Español) (Saúl Botero Restrepo) , title unknown, copyright © 2015, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
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