On Friday, however, when I read Happy Birthday Martin Luther King, it was apparent that they were still discontented with this little bit of American history. As soon as I read, "On April 4, 1968 Martin Luther King was shot" there was a collective..."Not Again!"...as though they believed it would end differently. Maybe next year one biography of Dr. King will suffice!
So while I had hoped to see my kinders write something like "Thank you!" in their birthday cards for Martin Luther King Jr., I ended up with many that looked like this: