> I will add that yes, suffering icons are quite typical of Napolitan
> music but there are also plenty of "comic/ironic" icons...
Of course I agree, "paisą". Let me say that in those plays
of Eduardo De Filippo we find deep sorrows, but also
vitality and comicality. A perfect fusion. And it's easy to
be moved seeing the initial and the final scene of "Natale
in Casa Cupiello", an _absolute_ masterpiece.
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