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

Lo seguitai felice
Language: Italian (Italiano) 
Available translation(s): ENG
Lo seguitai felice
quand’era il ciel sereno;
alle tempeste in seno
voglio seguirlo ancor.
Come dell’oro il fuoco
scuopre le masse impure,
scuoprono le sventure
de’ falsi amici il cuor.


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

  • ENG English (Andrew Schneider) , "I followed him in happiness", 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: 2018-05-17
Line count: 8
Word count: 30