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Sosarme, re di Media

Word count: 31

Opera by Georg Friedrich Händel (1685 - 1759)

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. La turba adulatrice

La turba adulatrice
da me ritiri ‘l piè;
basta che l'ira ultrice
rimanga sol con me:
vo’ vendicarmi.

Regnante vilipeso,
gl'oltraggi soffrirò?
Padre dal figlio offeso,
l'orgoglio non saprò
punir coll'armi?

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