December 6, 2001
He candidly replied, "I don't know much about digging." He told me he was sorry about his friend, because he liked him and didn't want him to disappear. I inquired as to what he meant by that, and he said that after things like that happened, the people had a tendency to disappear. I wanted to know whether he meant that they were taken away, or whether he believed that the people actually disappeared, but he became moody and introverted at that point and wouldn't answer anymore questions. He kept mumbling about how that day they were all riding newts.