"I have to look the part, as there does seem to be an implicit understanding in the play of how long he has been in these terrible places. There' is a kind of addiction to matyrdom in him that has quite a bit of glamour in it. It seems quite important to him that his name is known in the west."
"It feels like a kind of catch up game and thats kind of plausible. You are bombarded with wit, and you cant hang around for each one to land. You have to fly through."