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

Sei mio ben, sei mio conforto
Language: Italian (Italiano) 
Available translation(s): GER
Sei mio ben, sei mio conforto, 
  Per te porto -- al cor catene, 
  Per te pene -- Amor mi dà. 
[Da]1 te calma e pace spero, 
  Col pensiero -- a te m'aggiro;
  Né sospiro -- altra beltà.

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Confirmed with Opere di Pietro Metastasio, Trieste, Sezione Letterario-ARtistica del Lloyd Austriaco, 1857, page 553.

1 Beethoven: "Per"


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