by Paolo Antonio Rolli (1687 - 1765)

Al tardar della vendetta
Language: Italian (Italiano) 
Available translation(s): ENG
Al tardar della vendetta,  
o la scorda o non l'aspetta,
e se n' ride l'offensor.

Alfin l'empio scorger suole
che in esempio il ciel lo vuole
castigato dall'error.


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

  • ENG English (Andrew Schneider) , "Delaying vengeance", 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: 2018-05-09
Line count: 6
Word count: 28