Debra Anthony (1979-1980)

A stuffed "Tootsie the Goldfish"

I am surprised to hear that Shirley ever took a nap. I think she was 45 years old when I worked with her in 1979. She slept only 3 hours a night. We worked long hours, sometimes past midnight, and before there were computers. My mother took my two-year-old son for two months so that I could finish the cases by the end of the session. Shirley said be consistent in using a word in a decision and don’t try to be creative like in an English class. We kept one law student away from a case until we thought we were […]