204. I asked if it was a pencil drawing, or a charcoal drawing. What did I care what Degas used on his drawing, what difference did it make to me?
205. I asked the question of the Doctor simply because I suspected he would not know the answer, and probably did not even know what it was a drawing of.
206. I was positive he purchased the drawing, not to look at it, but simply to talk about it, simply to talk about it with people who were interested in art.