meet George, will you be afraid?
"You must be
crazy, because no fighter ever gave me fright.
"It's when I
face my morning shave that I have to be brave.
finished with that man it will look as if I used a razor blade.
"When you see
him next day, Archie, it will make you sick, for on his face will be nick after
Foreman, do yourself a favor. Stay away from my left, it cuts like a
That, for the
moment, is Ali's last word, and the images of cutting make it clearer than
anything else the fight strategy he has in his mind. "It's going to be the
biggest upset in sporting history," he crows. And what would thrill Ali
most of all, if he wins, is that his triumph would take place before such
notables as Colonel Gaddafi of Libya, the President of Nigeria and the Sheikh
of Abu Dhabi, all men he admires. Even heavyweights can be snobs.