'Tis Pity She's a Whore Summay and Analysis: Act 1, Scenes 2-3

John Ford

Summay and Analysis: Act 1, Scenes 2-3

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Vasques: The Spanish servant to Soranzo.

Grimaldi: A Roman soldier and aristocrat.

Florio: The father of Annabella and Giovanni.

Donado: A Parma citizen and uncle of Bergetto.

Soranzo: A nobleman who seeks to marry Annabella.

Putana: Annabella’s tutor and adviser.

Annabella: Giovanni’s sister and the daughter of Florio.

Bergetto: A nephew of Donado who seeks to marry Annabella.

Poggio: Bergetto’s servant.

Summary
Grimaldi and Vasques enter equipped with swords and taunting each other. Vasques calls his foe a lying, cowardly soldier of lesser quality than a...

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