from Act II of the Italian opera Manon Lescaut
by Giacomo Puccini
Libretto: Marco Praga
Voice Part: soprano Fach: spinto soprano
Setting: Geronte’s house, Paris, France, 18th century
Synopsis: Remembering Des Grieux’s love, Manon is not sure she made the right decision to live with Geronte. Even with the luxury she has, there is something that chills her soul.