A Time to Shine: Celebrating the Life and Legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

DeFinis Communications

But equally as powerful is the speech he gave the night before his death in Memphis Tennessee on April 4, 1968. In this speech, he tells the shocking story of when he was stabbed in the chest at a book signing by a “demented woman.” When you’re looking for powerful material for your next speech—from examples and metaphors to stories and themes—look no further than your own life.

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A Time to Shine: Celebrating the Life and Legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

DeFinis Communications

But equally as powerful is the speech he gave the night before his death in Memphis Tennessee on April 4, 1968. In this speech, he tells the shocking story of when he was stabbed in the chest at a book signing by a “demented woman.” When you’re looking for powerful material for your next speech—from examples and metaphors to stories and themes—look no further than your own life.

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