De Oliveira had good reports as a pupil at the Tasso da Silveira school, but he was mocked by fellow students.
Agreed to, with exceptions, of which Tasso himself might furnish the most prominent.
The miseries of Tasso arose not only from the imagination and the heart.
They sang stanzas from Tasso; time and place were in unison, and the melody sounded sweetly, in the profound silence around.
That Tasso had a cat we know because he wrote a sonnet to her.
Tasso, who had read the Lusiad, and admired its author, undoubtedly had the Portuguese poet in his eye.
Tasso, at a later period, introduces the deities of heathendom.
Besides, the long antipathy existing between the Venetians and the Turks gave additional force to the patriotic poetry of Tasso.
Ariosto and Tasso were no more free from it than were Horace and Virgil.
Tasso had drawn his number that morning, and the number was seven, and he must go and be a conscript for three years.