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L'onda dal mar divisa

Language: Italian (Italiano)

L'onda dal mar divisa
Bagna la valle e'l monte,
Va passeggera
In fiume,

Va prigioniera
In fonte,
Mormora sempre e geme
Fin che non torna al mar:

Al mar, dov' ella nacque,
Dove acquistò gli umori
Dove da'lunghi errori
Spera di riposar.


Translation(s): GER

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Confirmed with Tutte le opere di Pietro Metastasio, Firenze, Tipografia Borghi e compagni 1832, page 150.

The text appears in Artaserse, atto III, scena I (Arbace's aria).


Submitted by Emily Ezust [Administrator] and Peter Rastl [Guest Editor]

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Text added to the website: 2009-10-03T00:00:00.
Last modified: 2017-12-18T02:37:18
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