SJ: so at that time Colette would have been able to understand information, but her compulsion not to eat would have been too strong to weigh up information, would that be a fair summary of what the situation might have been BH: all I can say is that it might be a fair summary

SJ: so at that time Colette would have been able to understand information, but her compulsion not to eat would have been too strong to weigh up information, would that be a fair summary of what the situation might have been BH: all I can say is that it might be a fair summary