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Clori amorosa

Language: Italian (Italiano)

Clori amorosa
d'amor rubella
più d'ogni rosa
vermiglia e bella
d'ogni alma stella
più chiara, ardente
veracemente
nel tuo bel viso
sta il mio cor fiso.

Tu coi bei lumi
saeti il core
e lo consumi
col chiaro ardore
onde si more
quest'alma mia
se dolce e pia
non porgi aita
a la mia vita.

Deh dolce amore
di tua bellezza
fa specchio al core
ch'empio disprezza
pien di fierezza
pene e martiri
pianti e sospiri
d'un'alma amante
fida e costante.

Vedrai per prova
che ne' tuoi lumi
l'ardor si trova
se i tuoi costumi
fan che consumi
ogn'alma in terra
e s'ama guerra
li fa il tuo viso
e 'l dolce riso.


Submitted by Emily Ezust [Administrator]

Authorship


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: 2008-09-05.
Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:02:53
Line count: 36
Word count: 113

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