by Pietro Antonio Domenico Bonaventura Trapassi (1698 - 1782), as Pietro Metastasio

Come il candore
Language: Italian (Italiano) 
Available translation(s): ENG
Come il candore
D'intatta neve
È d'un bel core
La fedeltà.

Un'orma sola 
Che in sé riceve
Tutta ne invola
La sua beltà.

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This text was added to the website between May 1995 and September 2003.
Line count: 8
Word count: 23