Ali was holding court on a Saturday afternoon with members of the print press, for whom he gave an extended interview. After the press had left, we got down to doing a series of portraits in his living quarters.
Aside from Angelo Dundee I was the only white man in the center and I have to say it was a very comforting experience to be around Ali and his crew. In spite of his stature in the ring, in private one could see the guys around him held his in the utmost respect.
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