by Giovanni de Gamerra (1743 - 1803)

Guerrier, che d'un acciaro
Language: Italian (Italiano) 
Available translation(s): ENG
Guerrier, che d'un acciaro  
impallidisce al lampo,
a dar non vada in campo
prove di sua viltà.

Se or cede a un vil timore,
se or cede alla speranza,
e qual sarà incostanza
se questa non sarà?


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

  • ENG English (Andrew Schneider) , "If a warrior should flinch", 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: 2018-05-08
Line count: 8
Word count: 37