by Paolo Antonio Rolli (1687 - 1765)

Dell'immortal bellezza
Language: Italian (Italiano) 
Dell'immortal bellezza  
imperïoso il guardo
scende qual dardo al cor,
e perde l'alma allor
tutta la libertà.

Ma tanto i lacci apprezza
di servitù gradita,
che senza te, sua vita,
pace trovar non sa.

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This text was added to the website: 2018-04-28
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Word count: 34