From a story perspective, I did find the following bit interesting: “Maybe you could have a broken rake for the combing of his beard.”
When studying creativity, there’s a great source in watching how young children play.
They are constantly re-purposing objects in a creative way. For example, they might use a comb as a ladder when playing with a dollhouse.
In this case, Walt suggested using a rake as a comb.
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