Aeschylus, Persians (English) (XML Header) [genre: poetry; drama; tragedy] [word count] [Aesch. Pers.].
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Xerxes Cry aloud now in response to me.

Chorus Alas, alas!

Xerxes With sounds of wailing go to your homes.

Chorus 1070Alas, alas!

Xerxes Alas! through the city.

Chorus Alas, indeed!

Xerxes Pour forth your wails as you move along with soft steps.

Chorus Alas, alas, O Persian land, grievous now to walk upon!

Xerxes Ah me! 1075Those that perished in three-tiered galleys, ah me!

Chorus I will escort you with dismal sounds of woe.Exeunt omnes



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