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 As You Like It, 1.1.44-45: "in the gentle / condition of blood, you should so know me"
in the gentle / condition of blood, you should so know me: i.e., because you are a gentleman and a blood relative of mine, you should know me and treat me as a gentleman and a blood relative of yours.