by Paolo Antonio Rolli (1687 - 1765)

Barbaro! t’odio a morte
Language: Italian (Italiano) 
Available translation(s): ENG
Barbaro! Barbaro!
t’odio a morte,
ma più mortale orror
ho di me stessa ancor,
che viva son per te.

Perfido agli occhi miei tu sei
un mostro e non un Re.


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

  • ENG English (Andrew Schneider) , "Barbarian! I hate you unto death!", 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: 2018-06-01
Line count: 8
Word count: 32