by Giacomo Francesco Bussani (flourished 1673-1680)

Speranza mi dice
Language: Italian (Italiano) 
Available translation(s): ENG
Speranza mi dice,
che questa mia mano
vendetta farà.
Il cor mi predice,
che rege inumano
svenato cadrà.
Speranza mi dice.

Mi dice il pensiero,
che l'empio regnante
esangue sarà.
Che rege severo
trafitto, e spirante
quest'alma vedrà.
Speranza mi dice.


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This text was added to the website: 2018-07-27
Line count: 14
Word count: 41