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Come all'urto aggressor

Language: Italian (Italiano)

Come all'urto aggressor d'un torrente  
rovinosa alta mole cadente,
sotto al braccio del greco guerriero
tutto d'Asia l'impero cadrà.

Ma il valor, come belva feroce,
senza il senno a sé stesso pur nuoce:
sarò guida degli altri al furore,
e il mio vanto maggiore sarà.


Translation(s): ENG

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Submitted by Andrew Schneider [Guest Editor]

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

  • ENG English (Andrew Schneider) , "Beneath the arms of Grecian warriors", copyright © 2018, (re)printed on this website with kind permission


Text added to the website: 2018-05-09.
Last modified: 2018-08-14 21:00:38
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