by Anonymous / Unidentified Author

Mercè, grido piangendo
Language: Italian (Italiano) 
Available translation(s): GER
"Mercè!" grido piangendo
Ma chi m'ascolta? Ahi lasso! io vengo meno.
Morrò dunque tacendo. 
Deh, per pietade, almeno,
o del mio cor tesoro, 
potessi dirti, pria ch'io mora: "Io moro".


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):

  • GER German (Deutsch) (Bertram Kottmann) , title 1: "Weinend ruf ich um Erbarmen", copyright © 2015, (re)printed on this website with kind permission

Researcher for this text: John Versmoren

This text was added to the website between May 1995 and September 2003.
Line count: 6
Word count: 30