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JNo. 8. RECITATIVE AND AIR.—“DESCEND, KIND PITY.


SEPTIMIUs. (TENor.)
Worce.

I know thy virtues, and ask not thy faith; en - joy it as you will, my
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PIANo.

Di-di-mus. Though not a Christian, yet, Iown, some-thing within

-clares for acts of mer-cy. But An-ti-och's Pre - si - dent must be o-bey'd; Such

is the Roman dis-ci-pline, while we can on - ly pi-ty those we dare not spare.

Andante. -- 69.
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SEPTIMIUS. S.

De-scend, kind pi-ty,

heav'n - ly guest, de - scend, and fill each hu - man breast, de-scend, and fill . . each

hu_-
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man breast with sym-pa - thi - zing
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Handel's “Theodora."—Novello, Ewer and Co.'s Octavo Edition.


. . with sympa - thi-zing woeſ Descend, kind pi- ty,
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heav'n - ly guest, descend, kind pi-ty, heav'n-ly guest, and fill

... eachhuman breast with sympa - thi - - - . . with sympa -

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- thi - zing woe, . - - - - - - - - de-scend, and fill each

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hu-man breast, . . . each human breast, de-scend, . . .


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Handel's “Theodora.”–Novello, Ewer and Co.'s Octavo Edition.


- scend, de - scend, ... and fill each human breast
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- thi - zing woe


Tempo 1m0.

* Then li- ber-ty and peace of mind may sweetly har-mo -


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- nize man-kind, and bless, and bless, .

Handel's “Theodora.”–Novello, Ewer and Co.'s Octavo Edition.


bless the world be - low, and bless the world be-low, then li-ber-ty and peace of

mind may sweet - ly, sweet - - mo - nize . . mankind, and bless,

and bless, . and bless the world, and blessthe world be -

Adagio.

- low, and bless - - - - - - the world, and bless the

Dal Segno S.

world below. Tempo 1m0.


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