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Soffre il mio cor con pace

Language: Italian (Italiano)

Soffre il mio cor con pace  
una beltà tiranna,
l'orgoglio d'un audace,
no, tollerar non sa.

M'affanna, e non m'offende
chi può negarmi amore,
ma di furor m'accende
chi mio rival si fa.

Translation(s): FRE

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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):

  • FRE French (Français) (Guy Laffaille) , "Mon cœur souffre paisiblement", copyright © 2018, (re)printed on this website with kind permission

Text added to the website: 2018-05-02.
Last modified: 2018-08-14 17:32:44
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Word count: 33

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Mon cœur souffre paisiblement

Language: French (Français) after the Italian (Italiano)

Mon cœur souffre paisiblement
D'une beauté tyrannique,
L'orgueil d'un audacieux,
Non, il ne peut le tolérer.

Elle me tourmente et ne m'offense pas,
Celle qui refuse mon amour.
Mais cela enflamme ma colère
Que d'avoir un rival .

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Text added to the website: 2018-05-12.
Last modified: 2018-05-12 12:31:09
Line count: 8
Word count: 38