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

Tergi l'ingiuste lagrime
Language: Italian (Italiano) 
Available translation(s): ENG
Tergi l'ingiuste lagrime,
dilegua il tuo martiro,
che s'io per te respiro,
tu regnerai per me.
 
Di raddolcirti io spero
questo penoso affanno
col dono d'un impero,
col sangue d'un tiranno
che delle nostre ingiurie
punito ancor non è.

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This text was added to the website: 2019-11-13
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