A History of Short Words

From the New York Times Crossword Puzzle

ROMEO

Mon, 21 Feb '22
Juliet's love
Wed, 22 Sep '21
"Arise, fair sun, and kill the envious moon" speaker
Fri, 27 Aug '21
"Oh, I am fortune's fool!" speaker
Tue, 15 Jun '21
Juliet's love
Mon, 25 Jan '21
Name said twice before "Wherefore art thou"
Sun, 3 Jan '21
Shakespeare character who cries "Then I defy you, stars!"