by Paolo Antonio Rolli (1687 - 1765)

Nel riposo e nel contento  
Language: Italian (Italiano) 
Nel riposo e nel contento  
godo e sento
lieve il peso dell'età;

e la vita mia contenta
lieta e lenta
alla meta se ne va.


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  • ENG English [singable] (Nathan Haskell Dole)

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This text was added to the website: 2019-11-19
Line count: 6
Word count: 25