David said: “He was very generous to me. He knew that my dad had been swept out of my life, and he did that replacement thing.
“I was just five years old. So, when I met Elvis Presley, I didn’t know what a hound dog was, I didn’t know what The King was. And it was funny, when I met Elvis… you know, I walked in, and I was the little five-year-old snotty kid who just couldn’t comprehend what was going on.
“But I did understand one thing, I came from a boarding home and moved into Graceland. And I thought, ‘this is going to be a great ride.’ And it really was. It was a great ride.
“It was a lot of good friends and bonding. We stood up for each other, we took up for each other.”
Published at Sat, 07 Nov 2020 20:19:00 +0000