She had openly and boldly censured the conduct of the bishop, and was deemed the friend of Orestes; therefore she must die.
Orestes also killed his mother; and we do not judge Orestes as we judge Nero.
Electra, the sister of Orestes, saved her brother's life by sending him secretly to his uncle Strophius, king of Phocis.
She is married,” said Orestes, “to this Pylades, whom thou seest.
Orestes A. Brownson, able and indefatigable with his pen, recognized the idea of ransom.
Just then Orestes (Stockhausen) stood up and lifted his noble barytone.
Hardly was the fatal act committed when the Furies appeared and unceasingly pursued the unfortunate Orestes wherever he went.
A case in point is Orestes pursued by the furies, as described by the poets.
Orestes insists on dying himself, reminding Pylades of his duty to Electra.
Still, after the father's death, the son Orestes restores Family and State.