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 The Tempest, 4.1.61, "vetches"


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The Tempest,
Act 4, Scene 1, line 61
Here's the Merrima-Webster definition of "vetch":
"any of a genus (Vicia) of herbaceous twining leguminous plants including some grown for fodder and green manure"
Crown Vetch
Crown Vetch

Hairy Vetch
Hairy Vetch

Milk Vetch
Milk Vetch