Electronic Opera: Cara Mia Addio

This beautiful song derives from a video game called Portal 2.

Despite its rude derivation, its delightful melody and harmony delights me, and so here it is, with bilingual lyrics beneath:

(Italian:)

*Turret Introduction*

[Verse 1]
Cara bella, cara mia bella! (Beautiful dear, my darling beauty!)
Mia bambina, oh ciel! (My little girl, oh heaven!)
Che la stima! Che la stima! (How I adore you! How I adore you!)
O cara mia, addio! (Oh my dear, farewell!)

[Verse 2]
La mia bambina cara, (My dear little girl,)
Perche non passi lontana? (Why not go a long way away?)
Si, lontana da Scienza! (Yes, far from Science!)
Cara, cara mia bambina, (Dear, my beloved little girl,)
Ah, mia bella! (Ah, my beautiful one!)

[Verse 3]
Ah, mia cara! Ah, mia cara! (Ah, my dear! Ah, my dear!)
Ah, mia bambina! (Ah, my little girl!)
Oh cara, cara mia! (Oh dear, my dear!)

*Instrumental Break*

[Repeat Verse 3]
Mia cara! Ah, mia cara! (My dear! Ah, my dear!)
Ah, mia bambina! (Ah, my little girl!)
Oh cara, cara mia! (Oh dear, my dear!)!)

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