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Lumi, miei cari lumi

Language: Italian (Italiano)

Lumi, miei cari lumi,
che lampeggiate un sì veloce sguardo
ch'a pena mira e fugge
e poi torna sì tardo
che 'l mio cor se ne strugge;
volgete a me, volgete
quei fuggitivi rai,
ch'oggetto non vedrete
in altra parte mai
con sì giusto desio,
che tanto vostro sia quanto son io.


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, and transliterations (if applicable):

  • FRE French (Français) (Guy Laffaille) , title 1: "Yeux, dont la lumière", copyright © 2016, (re)printed on this website with kind permission


Text added to the website: 2008-09-03 00:00:00.
Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:02:53
Line count: 11
Word count: 52

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