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Cry aloud now in response to me. Chorus
Alas, alas! Xerxes
With sounds of wailing go to your homes. Chorus
 Alas, 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!  Those that perished in three-tiered galleys, ah me! Chorus
I will escort you with dismal sounds of woe.Exeunt omnes
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