by Grazio Braccioli (1682 - 1752)
Translation © by Laura Prichard

Nel profondo cieco mondo
Language: Italian (Italiano) 
Available translation(s): GER
Nel profondo cieco mondo
si precipiti la sorte
già spietata a questo cor !
Vincerà l'amor più forte
con l'aita del valor.


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In its profound blindness
Language: German (Deutsch)  after the Italian (Italiano) 
In its profound blindness,
Fate mercilessly dashes
my hopes for love!
The strongest love will win
with the help of valor.

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