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Lungo la via del mare

Language: Italian (Italiano)

Lungo la via del mare, il mio amore ed io,
Creammo i primi canti del nostro gran poema.
Eran parole leggere
Come l'onde azzurre dai riflessi di perla.
Il lieve percuotersi dell'acqua sulla rena
Accompagnava con tenue melodia
La poesia sommessa
Che saliva dai nostri cuori
Nell'estasi dell'amore novello.
Sulla spiaggia raccoglievamo conchiglie
Per sentire nelle rosee cavità
Avvicinate agli orecchi,
Il fragore lontano dell'Oceano. Oh!
L'Oceano ha strade infinite.
Noi cercammo nel mare aperto la nostra via.
E i gorghi ci travolsero. Oh!

Submitted by Emily Ezust [Administrator]


Musical settings (art songs, Lieder, mélodies, (etc.), choral pieces, and other vocal works set to this text), listed by composer (not necessarily exhaustive)

Text added to the website between May 1995 and September 2003.

Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:01:22

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Word count: 84

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