The Merchant of Venice

by: William Shakespeare

  Act 2 Scene 6

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ANTONIO

Fie, fie, Gratiano! Where are all the rest?
'Tis nine o'clock. Our friends all stay for you.
No masque tonight. The wind is come about.
Bassanio presently will go aboard.
65I have sent twenty out to seek for you.

ANTONIO

Gratiano, where is everybody? It’s nine o'clock! Our friends are all waiting for you. There’s no masquerade tonight. The wind is blowing right, so Bassanio’s going onboard immediately. I’ve sent twenty people to look for you.

GRATIANO

I am glad on ’t. I desire no more delight
Than to be under sail and gone tonight.

GRATIANO

I’m glad. I want to head out tonight.
Exeunt
They exit.