I like to imagine the author bent on his work, shrieking, "What is this paragraph? Only two legs? Only ten fingers? No, no,no, no, this is all WRONG! More animal limbs! His feet must be plants! He must have at least three necks! And fifteen mouths! And how many stomachs does he have? Quadruplicate that! THIS. SHALL. BE. A. WORK. OF. ART."