Count Giacomo Leopardi Poems

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21.
Recollections

Ye dear stars of the Bear, I did not think
I should again be turning, as I used,
To see you over father's garden shine,
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22.
Consalvo

Approaching now the end of his abode
On earth, Consalvo lay; complaining once,
Of his hard fate, but now quite reconciled,
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23.
On An Old Sepuchral Bas-Relief

Where goest thou? Who calls
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24.
Palinodia

I was mistaken, my dear Gino. Long
And greatly have I erred. I fancied life
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25.
To Sylvia

O Sylvia, dost thou remember still
That period of thy mortal life,
When beauty so bewildering
Shone in thy laughing, glancing eyes,
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26.
Fragment I

I round the threshold wandering here,
Vainly the tempest and the rain invoke,
That they may keep my lady prisoner.
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27.
To The Moon

O lovely moon, how well do I recall
The time,--'tis just a year--when up this hill
I came, in my distress, to gaze at thee:
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28.
The Village Saturday Night

The damsel from the field returns,
The sun is sinking in the west;
Her bundle on her head she sets,
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29.
The Setting Of The Moon

As, in the lonely night,
Above the silvered fields and streams
Where zephyr gently blows,
And myriad objects vague,
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30.
To The Spring

Now that the sun the faded charms
Of heaven again restores,
And gentle zephyr the sick air revives,
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