Interview with Betty Shabazz
QUESTION 9
CARROLL BLUE:

Could you give me a story about that. You said he was "extremely"--

BETTY SHABAZZ:

Well he was, he was extremely disciplined, I mean it was just, ah, it was just unbelievable, you know, he, ah, said five prayers a day without fail, he used to write me from various parts of the world. To say to me to please pray sometime, and, ah, I wrote him a letter back, you know, very quickly, and I said, "If you do your job I won't have to pray at all." Which was you know, probably what I should not have done, but I just thought I would do that, you know, but he was a very disciplined man. And, ah, he could read the average difficult book in 3 hours, 4 hours, ah, he just did a lot of things, just really a remarkable person.