by Anonymous / Unidentified Author
Translation © by Barbara Miller

È la vita un mar d'affanni
Language: Italian (Italiano) 
Available translation(s): ENG FRE
È la vita un mar d'affanni,
È procella di dolor;
Volan tristi i giorni, gli anni
Senza un riso dell'amor.

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Musical settings (art songs, Lieder, mélodies, (etc.), choral pieces, and other vocal works set to this text), listed by composer (not necessarily exhaustive)

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

  • ENG English (Barbara Miller) , title 1: "Life is a sea of worries", copyright © 2005, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • FRE French (Français) (Guy Laffaille) , title 1: "La vie est une mer de peines", copyright © 2015, (re)printed on this website with kind permission


Researcher for this text: Barbara Miller

This text was added to the website: 2005-09-02
Line count: 4
Word count: 20

Life is a sea of worries
Language: English  after the Italian (Italiano) 
Life is a sea of worries,
It is a tempest of pain;
The days, the years fly sadly
Without one smile of love.

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  • Translation from Italian (Italiano) to English copyright © 2005 by Barbara Miller, (re)printed on this website with kind permission. To reprint and distribute this author's work for concert programs, CD booklets, etc., you may ask the copyright-holder(s) directly or ask us; we are authorized to grant permission on their behalf. Please provide the translator's name when contacting us.
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This text was added to the website: 2005-09-02
Line count: 4
Word count: 23