by Antonio Salvi (1664 - 1724)

La turba adulatrice
Language: Italian (Italiano) 
Available translation(s): ENG
La turba adulatrice
da me ritiri ‘l piè;
basta che l'ira ultrice
rimanga sol con me:
vo’ vendicarmi.

Regnante vilipeso,
gl'oltraggi soffrirò?
Padre dal figlio offeso,
l'orgoglio non saprò
punir coll'armi?


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

  • ENG English (Andrew Schneider) , "If only the fawning mob", 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: 2018-05-13
Line count: 10
Word count: 31