at that point in time. I asked him how many of them had known he was anywhere around, he replied" Not many, maybe a dozen. He later told me:" don't let this go to your head, but you're the best trainee I've ever taught.". He gave me a Kabar before I left for S. Africa. Said, Don't sell this, lose it, trade it, or give it away, and don't get it taken off of your dead body, either".