5th Floor Payne Whitney Gym

Harkness Tower with the word "Sample" printed over itHoly temple of sweat and basketball. Walls were so close that I injured both wrists after being undercut going up for a layup. Lots of trash talk and great competition. Many of the best athletes in the College would show up in their off seasons for pick up games, shirts versus skins. Again later in Law School I would go over after my seminar in Secured Transactions and Negotiable Instruments and play with one of my classmates, another son of the South. Bill Clinton was not bad in the post. He knew how to use that bottom to block out.

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Steps in front of Farnam Hall

Steps at the entry to FarnamFirst impressions of the Old Campus as a freshman. We would hang out on the steps and talk. Got to first know many of my classmates right there. One beautiful Fall evening President Brewster came strolling by walking Handsome Dan. He stopped to chat for a while. I felt like it was just like home in the 7th ward of New Orleans where folks did the exact same thing.

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