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

Se la mia vita
Language: Italian (Italiano) 
Available translation(s): ENG
Se la mia vita
dono è d'Augusto,
il freddo Scita,
l'Etiope adusto
al piè di Cesare
piegar farò.
 
Perché germoglino
per te gli allori,
mi vedrai spargere
nuovi sudori,
saprò combattere,
morir saprò.

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This text was added to the website: 2019-11-12
Line count: 12
Word count: 33