by Vincenzo Grimani (1655? - 1710)

Pur ch'io ti stringa al sen
Language: Italian (Italiano) 
Available translation(s): ENG
Pur ch'io ti stringa al sen  
mio caro, e dolce ben,
io son contento.

Senza di te mio cor
è tutto in me dolor
e rio tormento.


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

  • ENG English (Andrew Schneider) , "Now that I truly hold you to my breast,", 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: 6
Word count: 27