Tuesday, December 28, 2010

MLK Home

Here I stood on the steps of Martin Luther King's boyhood home and thought about the brilliant boy, known for amazing memory for Bible verses, prominent pastor's son, who must have hurried down these steps to school, who maybe sat out here on a warm summer evening chatting with friends. I remembered the story of his early distress about segregation when he was not allowed to try on shoes in a department store because of his race.

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