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His mother was an accomplished organist and choir leader who took him to various churches to sing, and he received attention for singing "I Want to Be More and More Like Jesus". King later became a member of the junior choir in his church.
When the boys were six, they started school: King had to attend a school for African Americans and the other boy went to one for whites public schools were among the facilities segregated by state law. King lost his friend because the child's father no longer wanted the boys to play together.
In his adolescent years, he initially felt resentment against whites due to the "racial humiliation" that he, his family, and his neighbors often had to endure in the segregated South. At the age of 13, he denied the bodily resurrection of Jesus during Sunday school.
He became known for his public-speaking ability and was part of the school's debate team. On the ride home to Atlanta by bus, he and his teacher were ordered by the driver to stand so that white passengers could sit down.
King initially refused but complied after his teacher told him that he would be breaking the law if he did not submit. During this incident, King said that he was "the angriest I have ever been in my life.
At that time, many students had abandoned further studies to enlist in World War II.
Due to this, Morehouse was eager to fill its classrooms. At the age of 15, King passed the exam and entered Morehouse. He had concluded that the church offered the most assuring way to answer "an inner urge to serve humanity. Proctor who went on to become well-known preachers in the black church.
King became fond of the street because a classmate had an aunt who prepared collard greens for them, which they both relished. The daughter had been involved with a professor prior to her relationship with King. King planned to marry her, but friends advised against it, saying that an interracial marriage would provoke animosity from both blacks and whites, potentially damaging his chances of ever pastoring a church in the South.
King tearfully told a friend that he could not endure his mother's pain over the marriage and broke the relationship off six months later. He continued to have lingering feelings toward the woman he left; one friend was quoted as saying, "He never recovered.
Martin Luther King Jr. Hester was an old friend of King's father, and was an important influence on King. However, "[d]espite its finding, the committee said that 'no thought should be given to the revocation of Dr.
King's doctoral degree,' an action that the panel said would serve no purpose. King was on the committee from the Birmingham African-American community that looked into the case; E.LitCharts assigns a color and icon to each theme in The Talented Mr.
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