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by Felice Romani (1788 - 1865)

Ah! sarebbe troppo dolce
Language: Italian (Italiano) 
Ah! sarebbe troppo dolce  
il servir al dio d'amore
s'ei destasse egual ardore
in quel sen che no 'l provò.
Ma cotanto capriccioso
è quel nume a cui serviamo,
che ci dà chi non bramiamo,
e giammai chi si bramò.


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Researcher for this text: Andrew Schneider [Guest Editor]

This text was added to the website: 2018-05-31
Line count: 8
Word count: 40