Bob Simon is a CBS News television correspondent for 60 Minutes and one of the most honored journalists in international reporting. He is a 22-time Emmy Award-winner. 
In a 21-Sep-2003 AP profile of Simon by David Bauder, Simon relates his captivity by Iraqis during the first Gulf War in the Winter of 1991:
His goal was to find his old cell, shut the door, stay there for a day and reflect.
"I am not a religious person