I remember the first time I went to what was then called the
. When we entered the course, the first golfer I recognized was
. He was very relaxed and looked like he was having fun strolling down the fairway, chatting with his caddy. I quickly saw that all the golfers were walking and playing in the same rhythm. Spectators moved at different rates, some running, some shuffling, but the golfers were all in the same groove.
Another memory: one year I was standing about two feet from
as he hit his second shot on a par four. I don't know what club he was using, an iron of some kind, but when he hit the ball, the ground literally shook.