by Carlo Francesco Badini (c1710 - c1800)

Al tuo seno fortunato
Language: Italian (Italiano) 
Available translation(s): ENG
Al tuo seno fortunato 
Stringerai l'amato bene[,]
Se tu serbi‘l core armato 
Di costanza e di valor[.]
Chi creò la terra e'l cielo, 
Tutto vede e tutto regge[.]
Ma l'adombra un sacro velo[,] 
Cui non lice penetrar[.]


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

  • ENG English (Garrett Medlock) , "To your fortunate breast", copyright © 2019, (re)printed on this website with kind permission

Researcher for this text: Garrett Medlock [Guest Editor]

This text was added to the website: 2019-02-27
Line count: 9
Word count: 38