by Nicola Francesco Haym (1679 - 1730)

Qual torrente, che cade dal monte
Language: Italian (Italiano) 
Available translation(s): ENG
Qual torrente, che cade dal monte,
tutto atterra che incontro lo sta.

Tale anch'io, a chi oppone la fronte
dal mio brando atterrato sarà.


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

  • ENG English (Andrew Schneider) , "As a torrent rushing down the hills", 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: 2018-06-02
Line count: 4
Word count: 24