Irina Rempt irina at
Tue Dec 21 03:06:52 EST 2004

Helen wrote:
> And whatever happened, do
> you think, that the Professor had "suddenly become quite poor"
> between TLTWATW and VOTDT? Perhaps he sold the house and gave all
> the money to refugees or something.

I've always thought he had invested unwisely and it had dropped to 
nothing. (That doesn't only happen in literature; I know two people it 
happened to in real life, one of them my father-in-law)


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