Despite flood and fire, Lee remains a cheerful man. At 91, he amazes King with his continued vitality. He still drives a car and remains a lively conversationalist at her monthly salons on creativity. And Lee has few regrets.
"Each day brought a new surprise," he says of his life. "It was an adventure every time."
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Photos: Leland Lee, John Eng (images of Leland Lee); and courtesy Judy McKee (Lee-Shulman photo)