I am bound to my word, but I cannot survive the dishonour which it costs me, nor, above all, the loss of the husband of my heart. You also ... to him how she and her husband had taken poison. ... Oh, why did you not make a request to me in your turn, and ask me to free you from your promise ? You say you took pity on me !
|Title||:||Stories from Italian Poets|
|Author||:||Leigh Hunt, Dante Alighieri, Luigi Pulci, Matteo Maria Bojardo (conte di Scandiano), Lodovico Ariosto, Torquato Tasso|