by Pietro Antonio Domenico Bonaventura Trapassi (1698 - 1782), as Pietro Metastasio

Gemo in un punto e fremo
Language: Italian (Italiano) 
Available translation(s): ENG
Gemo in un punto e fremo;
fosco mi sembra il giorno;
ho cento larve intorno;
ho mille furie in sen.
Con la sanguigna face
m’arde Megera il petto;
m’empie ogni vena Aletto
del freddo suo velen.


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

  • ENG English (Andrew Schneider) , "All at once I moan and tremble", 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: 2018-05-12
Line count: 8
Word count: 36