"The nighttime hours are the
hard hours. I make them easier by dwelling on the building which must
be done when the storm is past. I will be free. And, someday, Ann, you
and I will look upon this letter as a note from a nightmare.”
He wrote the letter to his friend Ann Rule. This excerpt was taken from a letter he wrote on October 8, 1975 while he was serving time at Salt Lake County Jail.