The Experience of a Slave in South Carolina
Passmore & Alabaster, 1862 - 48 páginas
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The evil is afar off , and interested parties say , “ Don ' t believe it ; it is false , or it
is exaggerated . " Not 80 ; the worst cannot be told . You cannot speak out , or tell
a fraction of the horrid scenes enacted , where every child and feeble woman Ꮲ ...
... plantation . Mack English , having turned a wishful eye on Rose , wrapped
himself up in his big cloak , and went to the nigger - house in the night , and
called a slave named Esau , and told him to tell Rose 12 MY EXPERIENCE AS A
slave named Esau , and told him to tell Rose to come to him as he wanted her .
She sent back to say , “ I ' m nursing my baby and can ' t come . ” “ Go and tell her
I don ' t care about her baby , she must come , " answered Mack , “ and if she ...
But still , old Peter did know , but dared not tell his mistress . ... Next morning ,
when the horn was blown , Burl Quiney looked ansiously for Old Peter , intending
to give him another whipping for telling his mistress what he did ; but he did not ...
Daniels told me to bring my wife Louisa , and he would pay her , which I did . He
then put us off , telling us to come next week , and so on , week after week , till we
found out it was no use , for he did not intend to pay us MY MISTRESS . 19.