• Marina and Astrov talk to each other as Marina knits.
• Vanya enters and complains about life being off its routine.
• Astrov reminds Yelena that he is there to see the Professor.
• Maria notes she's received a pamphlet from a writer she likes.
• A workman comes in and tells Astrov he is needed at the factory.
• Yelena and Vanya have a quiet moment together.
• The Professor and Yelena are dozing in the dining room.
• The Professor complains that he is getting old.
• Sonya tells the Professor that he asked to see Astrov.
• Vanya comes in and tells them they're going to have a storm.
• Everyone starts complaining.
• Vanya talks about how he could have proposed marriage to Yelena.
• Astrov tells Telegin to play the guitar.
• Astrov has come to find Yelena, who he thinks is beautiful.
• Sonya complains about Astrov.
• Astrov promises not to drink anymore.
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