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 Romeo and Juliet, 4.1.57: "Shall be the label to another deed"

Romeo and Juliet,
Act 4, Scene 1, line 57.
label to another deed: i.e., confirmation of another contract of marriage. A deed, or other legal document, was official when a wax seal was attached to it by a strip of cloth called a "label."