Bruce Lee Slept Here

December 23, 2011 Published in the January 2012 issue of Seattle Met

Image: Shaun Wong

I’m still going to the Edison High School. I plan to go to the University [of Washington] next year, that is, in 1961. Well! I still don’t know what I’m going to major in…. Now I am working as a waiter for a part-time job after school. I’m telling you it’s tough, boy! I always have a heck of a time!

Bruce Lee, in a 1960 letter to a friend. In November 2011, the Seattle City Council requested a feasibility study for a proposed International District museum dedicated to the late martial artist and movie star. The study’s results are due in August.

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