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 Where are the thunderbolts of Zeus, or where the  shining Sun, if they look upon these things and quietly cover them over? Electra
ah, me, ah, me! Chorus
My child, why do you weep? Electra
 Give no cry of bad omen! Electra
You will break my heart! Chorus
How do you mean? Electra
If you suggest that I keep hope for those who have surely passed to Hades,  you will trample even harder upon me as I waste away.
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