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 Hamlet, 5.2.112: "definement suffers no perdition in you"

Act 5, Scene 2, line 112
definement: definition.  no perdition in you: i.e., no loss in your description.  —Hamlet mocks Osric by mimicking his fancy way of talking.