X Marks The Spot
It's been said that everyone someday meets at the intersection of Salvation Road and Temptation Blvd. You come to that fork in the road where you can choose a life of piety or a life of sin. The choices set before you offer redemption and everlasting life in the next life or fame, money, fame, women, whiskey in this life for a trip to hell's gate in the hereafter. Well, Robert L. Johnson, the greatest blues guitar player ever had to make his choice with the Devil Man outside of Rosedale, Mississippi. This is the story of that choice courtesy of an article in Vagabonding Magazine. You see our Black History Need Never Be A Black Mystery.