by Vincenzo Grimani (1655? - 1710)

È un foco quel d'amore
Language: Italian (Italiano) 
Available translation(s): ENG
È un foco quel d'amore,  
che penetra nel core,
ma come, non si sa.

S'accende a poco a poco,
ma poi non trova loco,
e consumar ti fa.


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Available translations, adaptations or excerpts, and transliterations (if applicable):

  • ENG English (Andrew Schneider) , "Love is a fire", copyright © 2018, (re)printed on this website with kind permission

Researcher for this text: Andrew Schneider [Guest Editor]

This text was added to the website: 2018-05-05
Line count: 6
Word count: 28