by Vincenzo Grimani (1655? - 1710)
Translation © by Andrew Schneider

Col saggio tuo consiglio
Language: Italian (Italiano) 
Available translation(s): ENG
Col saggio tuo consiglio    
il trono ascenderò.

Men cesare, che figlio
madre t'adorerò.


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  • ENG English (Andrew Schneider) , "With your wise advice", copyright © 2018, (re)printed on this website with kind permission

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With your wise advice
Language: English  after the Italian (Italiano) 
With your wise advice and counsel,
I shall ascend the throne.

For this I shall adore you, o mother,
less as Caesar than as son.


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This text was added to the website: 2018-05-05
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Word count: 25