...,a certain blind man sat by the wayside begging. Hearing the multitude pass by, he asked what it meant...they told him, that Jesus of Nazareth passeth by...he cried, saying, Jesus, thou son of David, have mercy on me...they which went before rebuked him, that he should hold his peace, but he cried so much the more, Thou son of David, have mercy on me... Luke 18: 35-43
What would have happened to the blind man, if he had allowed himself to be intimidated by those snobbish, proud people?
More reading on this passage in the upcoming book, "For This I Live, part 2." chapter title-"Listening to God