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

Tu sai che amante io sono
Language: Italian (Italiano) 
Available translation(s): ENG
Tu sai che amante io sono;
tu sai la sorte mia;
ah chi pietà desia
non può negar pietà.
 
Della pietà che io dono
quella ch’io bramo è pegno,
che di pietade è indegno
chi compatir non sa.

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This text was added to the website: 2018-07-14
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Word count: 38