Philip Weller caricature
Philip and Weller hugging

Welcome to my web site, now under development for more than twenty years.   
-- Philip Weller, November 13, 1941 - February 1, 2021
Dr. Weller, an Eastern Washington University professor of English and Shakespearean scholar for more than 50 years.

Note to Much Ado About Nothing, 1.1.241: "baldrick"

Much Ado About Nothing,
Act 1, Scene 1, line 241.
baldrick: a strap, supporting a holster, worn over the right shoulder and resting on the left hip. —The one pictured is being used for a sword, but a baldrick could also be used to carry a horn.