Perhaps you already know that Anaxagoras fell asleep in Ionia.
In the course of this process he fell into adventures, some of them, perhaps, unedifying.
Here, perhaps, may be found the symbolic clue to the strife's cause.
Perhaps my father might have put that in a bottle also at a later date.
Would he annoy her, enrage her perhaps, or even worse, tire her?
Or perhaps ...