30 Dec '15, 9pm

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I asked Tiger about the time he spent with his dad at the Navy Golf Course where he first learned to play. Some of what he said made its way into the published interview. I said his answer made me think he was picturing being there. Tiger elaborated. “I can see the trees,” he said. “I can remember them growing up, a tree on my right. It was my nine-iron, and then I grew up a little bit and it became a wedge . . . think about it. When I got out of school, I get to the golf course and it’s basically evening, especially during wintertime. We didn’t have a whole lot of time. My dad would get to the golf course by 4:30 every day, so if it’s wintertime, it’s dark by 5:30, we didn’t have a whole lot of time. As spring came along, yeah, you had a little more time, and so the evenings were connected to golf, and that type of environment.” Tiger was referring to when he was between ...

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