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Ragion sempre addita ad alma gentile che amata o schernita lo stabil suo stile non cangi, no, no. Io pur seguirò. Che sciogliere il piè dai lacci di fè non tento, non vò; io pur seguirò.
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- ENG English (Barbara Miller) , title 1: "Reason always points out", copyright © 2006, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
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Reason always points out to the gentle soul that, loved or scorned, its steady manner it should not change, no, no. I also will follow [this principle]. To untie my foot From the laces of faithfulness I do not attempt, I do not want; I also will follow.
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This text was added to the website: 2006-10-03
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