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Wherefore does nobody know what wherefore means?

by Rowan on 21 September, 2010

O Romeo, Romeo! Wherefore art thou Romeo? Undoubtedly one of the most quoted lines of Shakespeare’s Romeo & Juliet. But what’s the right answer? If you said “I’m over here!” then you’re wrong – not because of where Romeo may or may not be right now, but because that’s quite simply not what “wherefore” means. […]