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Act II

Scene 1. The Ashtons’ castle. The marriage celebrations are in the pitch of merriment. Raimondo Bidebent interrupts the party: Lucia has gone mad and killed Arturo. All the guests witness Lucia’s madness.

Scene 2. Edgardo is near the Ravenswood gravesite. His duel with Enrico will be final for him as he is resolved to die on Enrico’s sword. His life without Lucia does not make sense.

A gloomy procession passes by Edgardo. They tell him about Lucia’s madness and her terminal state. The bell tolls. Edgardo hurries up to see his beloved but it is too late. Lucia is already dead and there is no reason to live. Edgardo stabs himself.


    September, 2020