Saturday June 3, 1989 8 p.m.
It’s still light outside. I haven’t slept in 48 hours. I feel like I’m moving in slow motion.
All I want to do is lie down, but I know I have to keep working.
The UPI office telephone rings. UPI bureau chief David Schweisberg picks it up then
barks, “Savitt, it’s your girlfriend.” Dede and the U.S. ambassador’s wife Mrs. Bette Bao
Lord are in the CBS headquarters. The office takes up the entire tenth floor of the