William Shakespeare, who both entered and exited the earthly stage on April 23, lurks in the most astonishing places - in the words he coined (laughable, majestic), his compounds (fancy free, foregone conclusion) and his expressions (there's the rub, vanish into thin air).
Word Ways: Vol. 27
, Article 3.
Available at: http://digitalcommons.butler.edu/wordways/vol27/iss2/3