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

Ombra cara, ombra adorata
Language: Italian (Italiano) 
Available translation(s): FRE
Ombra cara, ombra adorata
Se mi ascolti e se qui sei,
Tu saprai da pensier miei,
Quanto sia mia fedeltà.

Se non resta vendicata
La tua morte e il mio dolore,
col svenar quel traditore;
Pace il cor mai non avrà.


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

  • FRE French (Français) (Guy Laffaille) , "Chère ombre, ombre adorée", copyright © 2018, (re)printed on this website with kind permission

Researcher for this text: Guy Laffaille [Guest Editor]

This text was added to the website: 2018-10-11
Line count: 8
Word count: 41