General Ferrucci, an exiled enemy of the Duke de Medici, accepts an amnesty from the Florence tyrant and returns to the city. Marco is outraged because his old mentor has apparently turned his back on the Republican cause.
Did You Know?
You surrender your pawns too readily.
Duke de Medici
Surely that is what pawns are for - they have the exquisite pleasure of sacrificing themselves to the greater glory of their king and queen.