As you clearly do not know anything about it, perhaps you could restrain your more inappropriate tendencies. Nancy Date sent: Thu, 27 Sep 2001 22:01:55 EDT Send reply to: [log in to unmask] From: [log in to unmask] To: [log in to unmask] Subject: Re: psychiatrist or psychoanalyst? In a message dated 9/26/01 9:32:49 AM Eastern Daylight Time, [log in to unmask] writes: > But I think that Eliot's drinking and > smoking and often reported strange behavior suggests that he had to > sustain what Pat noted as his "coping mechanisms." Unfortunately they > also contributed to his poor health. > Bull.