Waffles and Waffle Irons of the 16-17th Century

Waffles and Waffle Irons of the 16-17th Century

That Shakespeare Life is supported by listeners who sign up to be our patrons. Join our listener community today. This website contains affiliate links. In William Shakespeare’s Henry V Part II, Scene 3, Pistol uses the phrase “men’s faiths are wafer-cakes.” Wafer...
Did Shakespeare Have a Wife?

Did Shakespeare Have a Wife?

Yes! Anne Hathaway was Shakespeare’s wife. Here’s what we know about her. She was born in 1556, and was 8 years older than William Shakespeare. We don’t know officially how they met originally, but there are rumors that Shakespeare was actually dating more than one...