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

S'altro che lacrime
Language: Italian (Italiano) 
Available translation(s): ENG
S'altro che lagrime  
per lui non tenti,
tutto il tuo piangere
non gioverà.

A questa inutile
pietà che senti
oh, quanto è simile
la crudeltà.


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This text was added to the website: 2018-05-15
Line count: 8
Word count: 25