by Grazio Braccioli (1682 - 1752)

Amorose ai rai del sole
Language: Italian (Italiano) 
Available translation(s): ENG
Amorose ai rai del sole  
son le rose, e le viole,
ed il sol col raggio ardente
pur talor languir le fa.

Benché senta il mio diletto
nuovo fuoco dentro il petto,
amerà sempre costante
la mia bella fedeltà.


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

  • ENG English (Andrew Schneider) , "Roses and violets", copyright © 2019, (re)printed on this website with kind permission

Researcher for this text: Andrew Schneider [Guest Editor]

This text was added to the website: 2018-05-20
Line count: 8
Word count: 39