Mytilene. A street before the brothel.
(First Gentleman of Mytilene; Second Gentleman of Mytilene)
Two customers of the brothel have been so moved by Marina’s arguments against lechery that they resolve never to visit a brothel again and go to listen to nuns singing instead. (5 lines)
Enter two Gentlemen of Myteline.
Did you ever hear the like?
No, nor never shall do in such a place as this, she being once gone.
But to have divinity preach’d there! Did you ever dream of such a thing?
No, no. Come, I am for no more bawdy-houses. Shall ’s go hear the vestals sing?
I’ll do any thing now that is virtuous, but I am out of the road of rutting forever.