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Xerxes Gone are they who were leaders of the host.

Chorus Gone, alas, ingloriously.

Xerxes Alas, alas!

Chorus 1005Alas, alas, you powers divine, you brought ruin upon us, unexpected, unmistakable to see, as is the glance of calamity.



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