The Buddies were getting bolder with their rampaging, and I knew it was only a matter of time before I'd be dealt another beating. Holbrooke agreed to talk to me after several attempts. We would talk on January 4, 1963.
President Kennedy was as popular as ever and the country seemed to be in a good mood. There was a band from England, The Beatles, that was making quite an impact on the music scene.
I heard Schultz lumbering outside the cell and I wanted to punch him, but I knew I would end up in the cooler.
"Chamers, are you ready to go see Holbrooke?"