He does always come across as a nice man. Emphysema is usually caused by smoking and that would definitely be so in Richard Briers` case. So many smokers still don`t seem to be aware of it, and think that smoking will just stop them from having a slow and painful decline. Actually, it will cause it.
No Emphysema can be caused by other things and old age is one of them, another thing is certain moulds growing in damp walls can cause it as well as whatever chemicals were in your workplace.
The fact is 500,000 cigarettes haven't killed him, if you ate
say 500,000 eggs it probably would?