Interview with Philip Watkins
QUESTION 22
JAMES A. DeVINNEY:

I want to back up just a little bit because when you were getting ready for the takeover, executioners were being assigned, and, ah, what was, what were some of the other guards doing? There were a lot of hostages there. How did some of the other guards seem to be responding?

PHILIP WATKINS:

Well everybody was, OK, the other, everybody was scared. I was scared. Ah,, a lot of guys were praying. A lot of guys were praying. A lot of the inmates were praying, OK. Ah--

JAMES A. DeVINNEY:

It sounds like everybody was scared, not just guards but inmates?

PHILIP WATKINS:

Oh, yes, certainly.