It was not laryngitis or anything like that he said, but others were reported to say that he was witched. While visiting him in the 1980s, I mentioned that I had heard the other day that there was more and more witching around.
It looked like someone was going to tell me, You did get witched. You did."(24)
Revenge could be another reason for being witched. Sarah claims that she was witched in the 1940s.