Note: A black man prayed every morning to see his son who had died. The white people around him were worried by his close relationship with God, and followed him one morning to spy on him. The man was in fact praying to the devil because he thought God was too great. As a joke, the white people responded to his prayers in the voice of the devil, and the man ran off in terror.
About the session: The fourth of 21 recording sessions with Bessie Jones.
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