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 Romeo and Juliet, 1.1.82: "Profaners of this neighbor-stained steel"
Profaners of this neighbor-stained steel: By staining their steel with the blood of their neighbors, they have profaned the steel [profaned their weapons] as their weapons should be consecrated to the defense of the entire community.