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<p><a href="http://hennyproud.tumblr.com/post/172572417168" class="tumblr_blog">hennyproud</a>:</p><blockquote> <p><small>50 years ago today on April 3, 1968, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. gave what would be known as his final speech titled, “I’ve Been to the Mountaintop,” stating towards the end:</small></p> <blockquote><p><small>“I don’t know what will happen now. We’ve got some difficult days ahead but it really doesn’t matter with me now because I’ve been to the mountaintop…I’ve seen the promised land. I may not get there with you but I want you to know tonight that we as a people will get to the promised land. So I’m happy tonight, I’m not worried about anything, I’m not fearing any man. Mine eyes have seen the glory of the coming of the Lord!”</small></p></blockquote> <p><small>The very next day on April 4, 1968, Dr. King was assassinated.</small></p> </blockquote>: <p><a href="http://hennyproud.tumblr.com/post/172572417168" class="tumblr_blog">hennyproud</a>:</p><blockquote> <p><small>50 years ago today on April 3, 1968, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. gave what would be known as his final speech titled, “I’ve Been to the Mountaintop,” stating towards the end:</small></p> <blockquote><p><small>“I don’t know what will happen now. We’ve got some difficult days ahead but it really doesn’t matter with me now because I’ve been to the mountaintop…I’ve seen the promised land. I may not get there with you but I want you to know tonight that we as a people will get to the promised land. So I’m happy tonight, I’m not worried about anything, I’m not fearing any man. Mine eyes have seen the glory of the coming of the Lord!”</small></p></blockquote> <p><small>The very next day on April 4, 1968, Dr. King was assassinated.</small></p> </blockquote>
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