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

Alme incaute che torbide ancora
Language: Italian (Italiano) 
Available translation(s): ENG
Alme incaute che torbide ancora
non provaste l’umane vicende,
ben lo veggo, vi spiace, v’offende
il consiglio d’un labbro fedel.
 
Confondete con l’utile il danno;
chi vi regge credete tiranno;
chi vi giova chiamate crudel.

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This text was added to the website: 2018-07-25
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Word count: 35