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GASTONE: You win again! ALFREDO: Sfortuna nell’amore Vale fortuna al giuoco! ALFREDO: Unlucky in love, lucky in the game! TUTTI: È sempre vincitore! ALL: He always wins! ALFREDO: Oh, vincerò stasera; e l’oro guadagnato poscia a goder tra campi ritornerò beato. ALFREDO: Oh, I’ll win tonight, and as before, I’ll spend my winnings on country pleasures. FLORA: Solo? FLORA: Alone? ALFREDO: No, no, con tale che vi fu meco ancor, poi mi sfuggia. ALFREDO: No, no, but with the person who had earlier left me.

VIOLETTA: Oh, spare me. TUTTI: No. ALL: No. ALFREDO: Ogni suo aver tal femmina per amor mio sperdea. Io cieco, vile, misero, tutto accettar potea. Ma è tempo ancora! tergermi da tanta macchia bramo. Qui testimoni vi chiamo che qui pagata io l’ho. ALFREDO: This woman spent all that she owned on her lover. I was blind, vile, foolish, and accepted it all. But there’s still time to clear myself from this shame and dishonor. Witness as I pay my debts to her. Alfredo violently flings his winnings at Violetta.

LA TRAVIATA Page 35 ALFREDO: Un quattro! ALFREDO: A four! GASTONE: Ancora hai vinto! GASTONE: You win again! ALFREDO: Sfortuna nell’amore Vale fortuna al giuoco! ALFREDO: Unlucky in love, lucky in the game! TUTTI: È sempre vincitore! ALL: He always wins! ALFREDO: Oh, vincerò stasera; e l’oro guadagnato poscia a goder tra campi ritornerò beato. ALFREDO: Oh, I’ll win tonight, and as before, I’ll spend my winnings on country pleasures. FLORA: Solo? FLORA: Alone? ALFREDO: No, no, con tale che vi fu meco ancor, poi mi sfuggia.

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