The show “basically reneged” on promises to him, Armstrong told me.
Armstrong's ex-wife, Kristin played a pivotal part in convincing him to stop before his big comeback out of retirement.
Armstrong initiated the talks last month by sending Huffington an e-mail asking if they could meet.
Critics were shocked by the almost defiant lack of emotion Armstrong displayed in part one of his interview.
Armstrong was only sporadically communicative during the last two weeks of her life.
Mrs. Armstrong's air of excitement was very much in evidence.
"Fenn and I will go over to Mr. Armstrong's house this afternoon," said Bart.
Armstrong spoke of him in later years as his spiritual father.
"Maybe you'll be sorry you took the beast," Mr. Armstrong added.
And Armstrong read, his forehead slowly grooving into something very like a frown.
A high note or run played on the trumpet
[fr Louis Armstrong, who was among the first to exploit the high register of the trumpet in jazz]
A locomotive fired by hand
[Railroad; fr the strong arms required for such work]