Lively Up Yourself
"Of all the images I took of him, when people look at the photographs, they get this feeling of being there with him," Morris says of these 1977 photos. "Because when I took photos of him, we had this feeling of closeness – none of the images were poses. Like these images, we were just talking, jiving, smoking, then he just jumped up and said, 'Let me show you how to be free, Dennis.'"
He got in four quick snapshots, and that was it. "That's what he was saying to me – 'Freedom.' The thing about it with him was, I couldn't turn around and say, 'Aw shit, Bob, I missed it, can we do it again?' He would've just said, 'Get outta here, man.'"