Interview with James Bevel
QUESTION 22
JAMES A. DEVINNEY:

How does a six-year-old girl respond in the midst of something like this?

JAMES BEVEL:

Well, that particular girl that you would see a picture in, say in the Martin Luther King book on why we can't wait, that little girl came to me and said, "I want to demonstrate." And I said, well you're too little and beside you'd have to understand Jesus Christ, and Gandhi and all that stuff, and I said you've got to be born again. And she said, "Well, I been born again. I'm member of a church and I've been baptized." I said, "Well, I still think you're too little," and her mama said, "Well, she been thinking about it and she's not too little she goes to Sunday School-"