by Vincenzo Grimani (1655? - 1710)

Ho non so che nel cor
Language: Italian (Italiano) 
Available translation(s): ENG
Ho non so che nel cor,  
che invece di dolor
gioia mi chiede.

Ma il cor uso a temer
o non intende ancor.
Le voci del piacer
o inganno del pensier
forse le crede.


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

  • ENG English (Andrew Schneider) , "A certain je-ne-sais-quoi", copyright © 2019, (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: 8
Word count: 34