Ardi e gela a tua voglia Perfido e impudico Hor amante, hor nemico, Che d'inconstante [sic] ingegno Poco l'amore istimo e men lo sdegno, E se l'amor fu vano Van sia lo sdegno del tuo core insano.
- by Torquato Tasso (1544 - 1595) [author's text not yet checked against a primary source]
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- by Orazio Vecchi (1550 - 1605), "Ardi e gela a tua voglia", published 1583, from Madrigali a sei voci . . . libro primo [text verified 1 time]
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