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Il passato

Language: Italian (Italiano)

Rivedo i luoghi dove un giorno ho pianto:
un sorriso mi sembra ora quel pianto.
Rivedo i luoghi, dove ho già sorriso...
Oh! come lacrimoso quel sorriso!


Translation(s): ENG

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Confirmed with Giovanni Pascoli, Myricae, Livorno, Raffaello Giusti, 1905, page 49.


Submitted by Ferdinando Albeggiani

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  • ENG English (Andrew Schneider) , "The past", copyright © 2019, (re)printed on this website with kind permission


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The past

Language: English after the Italian (Italiano)

I return to the places where once I sighed:
my smile now resembles such a sigh.
I see the places where I used to smile...
Oh! Such a tearful smile!


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