by Paolo Antonio Rolli (1687 - 1765)

Non lasciar oppressa della sorte
Language: Italian (Italiano) 
Non lasciar oppressa della sorte
perir quell’alma forte
per troppo disperar.

Sollevar talor fortuna suole
Ch’io per suo gioco vuole
veder poi ruinar.


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  • ENG English [singable] (Nathan Haskell Dole)

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This text was added to the website: 2018-04-24
Line count: 6
Word count: 23