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The view from the balcony

A witness's diary captures the torment and magic of James Reeb’s eulogy.

Richard D. Leonard | 5/1/2001 | May/June 2001
The Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. delivers a eulogy in Brown Chapel for the Rev. James Reeb (© Flip Schulke/CORBIS).
The Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. delivers a eulogy in Brown Chapel for the Rev. James Reeb (© Flip Schulke/CORBIS).