You promise me, my dearest life, that...
Language: English after the Latin
You promise me, my dearest life, that this our love
Will endure, will be joyous and never-ending.
O great gods, make what she promises to be true
And make it come from the bottom of her heart
So that all our lives we will be able to keep
This sacred vow of eternal love.
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