A hard hat can be used to protect a head, and most
using a hard hat for that.
But a hard hat can be used – as well – to hurt a head it
So when you say a writer – who clearly wasn’t – needed a
the writer he obviously couldn’t, and the pain, confusion
and anger of hurt
and the fear of returning to an evil time past
effort and effect and affect of pushing him onwards
you didn’t half assume that what he really needed was
more to be a
writer encaged in solitary confinement
than a man who loved first in social extent, and who only then
wrote as a sideline, content.