from Act I, Scene II of the Italian opera Lucia di Lammermoor
by Gaetano Donizetti
Libretto: Salvatore Cammarano
Role: Lucia Lammermoor
, Enrico's sister
Voice Part: soprano Fach: dramatic coloratura
Setting: A park in the estate grounds
Synopsis: Waiting with her servant at a fountain, Lucia remembers the night when the ghost of a woman killed at the fountain by Edgardo's ancestor appeared to her and warned her that her romance with Edgardo would end in blood.