Renata Tebaldi (Pesaro, Italy, 1 February 1922 -- San Marino, 19 December 2004) was an Italian lirico-spinto soprano popular in the post-war period. Acclaimed as one of the most beloved opera singers of all time, she primarily focused on the verismo roles of the lyric and dramatic repertoires...
Lyrics & English Translation
In those soft lace curtains
in the guilded alcove, there is a silence,
a cold fatal silence,
a chill which turns me to ice!
And I, who was used
to the voluptuous caress
of burning lips and passionate arms,
now have something quite different!
Now my humble dwelling,
you come back to me
gay, secluded, white,
as a sweet dream of peace and love!
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I send my kind and warm regards,