from Act I of the Italian opera Agrippina
by George Frideric Handel
Libretto: Cardinal Vincenzo Grimani
, loved by Ottone and Claudio and Nerone
Voice Part: soprano
Setting: Rome, 1st century AD
Synopsis: Although Poppea is being wooed by both Emperor Claudio and his son Nerone, the man she really wants is Ottone. She tells Agrippina this, explaining her love as she looks in the mirror.