by Sebastiano Biancardi (1679 - 1741), as Domenico Lalli

Prova eccelsa è di grandezza
Language: Italian (Italiano) 
Prova eccelsa è di grandezza,    
non sprezzar l'umil bassezza
di mendica povertà.

A un tal don, ch'ogn'altro eccede,
io darò sol, per mercede,
servitù con fedeltà.

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This text was added to the website: 2018-05-21
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