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by Pietro Antonio Domenico Bonaventura Trapassi (1698 - 1782), as Pietro Metastasio

Che mai risponderti
Language: Italian (Italiano) 
Available translation(s): ENG
Che mai risponderti,
che dir potrei?
Vorrei difendermi,
fuggir vorrei;
né so qual fulmine
mi fa tremar.
Divenni stupida
nel colpo atroce.
Non ho più lagrime;
non ho più voce;
non posso piangere;
non so parlar.

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Musical settings (art songs, Lieder, mélodies, (etc.), choral pieces, and other vocal works set to this text), listed by composer (not necessarily exhaustive):

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

  • ENG English (Andrew Schneider) , copyright © 2020, (re)printed on this website with kind permission

Researcher for this text: Andrew Schneider [Guest Editor]

This text was added to the website: 2018-06-16
Line count: 12
Word count: 36