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Enter ORANO.

Ora. Treachery has revealed our asylum in the rocks. Even now the foe assails the peaceful band retired for protection there.

Alon. Lose not a moment! Soldiers, be quick! Your wives and children cry to you. Bear our loved hero's body in the van: 'twill raise the fury of our men to madness. Now, fell Pizarro ! the death of one of us is near! Away ! Be the word of assault, Revenge and Rolla !

(Exeunt. Charge.

SCENE IV.-A Recess among the Rocks.
Enter PIZARRO, ALMAGRO, VALVERDE, and SPANISH

SOLDIERS.

Piz. Well ! if surrounded, we must perish in the centre of them. Where do Rolla and Alonzo hide their heads ?

Enter ALONZO, ORANO, and PERUVIAN WARRIORS. Alon. Alonzo answers thee, and Alonzo's sword shall speak for Rolla.

Piz. Thou knowest the advantage of thy numbers. Thou darest not singly face Pizarro.

Alon. Peruvians, stir not a man! Be this contest only

ours.

Piz. Spaniards ! observe ye the same.- Charge. They fight. ALONZO's shield is broken, and he is beat down. Now, traitor, to thy heart ! [At this moment ELVIRA enters, habited as when

Pizarro first beheld her. PIZARRO, appalled, staggers back. ALONZO renews the fight and slays him. Loud shouts from the PERUVIANS.

Enter ATALIBA. Ata. My brave Alonzo !

[Embraces ALONZO. Alm. Alonzo, we submit. Spare us! we will embark, and leave the coast.

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