When he said, “I’ll be able to fix you, hon. I’ve got some methods in mind,” and we naturally asked, “What are those methods?” he responded, “Oh, I’ve got some techniques.”

And when we followed by asking, “What are those techniques?” he said, “Oh, just some various practices that I’ve developed.”

And, when we pushed a little further, asking, “And what do those practices include?” he said, “Just various little ways of changing things.”

(conversation reported by orpheushead)