His only nourishment was milk, drawn from a bottle through a quill.
Don't you see that it attracts all the nourishment to itself, and hinders this side from growing?
Don't you see that it interferes with the other, and robs it of its nourishment?
So nourishment, cleanliness, and ventilation are the main remedies.
A week of this sort of nourishment, and I'll have you converted ...