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6 edition of Incidents in the life of a blind girl found in the catalog.

Incidents in the life of a blind girl

Mary L. Day, a graduate of the Maryland institution for the blind.

by Michigan Historical Reprint Series

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Published by Scholarly Publishing Office, University of Michigan Library .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Biography & Autobiography,
  • Biography: general,
  • History - U.S.,
  • Biography/Autobiography,
  • United States - General,
  • History / United States / General,
  • General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages208
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8508294M
    ISBN 10142551717X
    ISBN 109781425517175
    OCLC/WorldCa227387015

    Why don't God kill me? The hunters were somehow eluded; and not long afterwards Benny accidentally caught sight of Fanny in her mother's hut. He would eat very slowly, pausing between the mouthfuls. When Dr. My brother was a spirited boy; and being brought up under such influences, he daily detested the name of master and mistress. He was carried before a court, and swore truly that he knew nothing of my intention to escape, and that he had not seen me since I left my master's plantation.

    My grandmother had a motive for inviting them. My uncle Philip, who was a carpenter, had very skillfully made a concealed trap door, which communicated with the storeroom. He offered her a reward if she could find out any thing about me. Good morning, Martha. I had had a glimpse of it, as the nurse passed with it in her arms. My mistress had taught me the precepts of God's Word: "Thou shalt love thy neighbor as thyself.

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But when it was accidentally discovered that her mother was a fugitive slave, every method was used to increase her advantages and diminish her expenses. My uncle rejoiced in the plan, and bade me go by all means. It was impossible for me to move in an erect position, but I crawled about my den for exercise.

De chillern is well, and mighty happy. So my aunt was compelled to lie at her door, until one midnight she was forced to leave, to give premature birth to a child.

Flint had written to the mayor of Boston convinced me that he believed my letter to be genuine, and of course that he had no suspicion of my being any where in the vicinity. It was written by a young lady in the family, and announced that Ellen had just arrived.

He grew vexed, and asked if poverty and hardships with freedom, were not preferable to our treatment in slavery. My grandmother, alarmed at the risk I had run, came into the storeroom in the dark, and locked the door behind her.

Three months elapsed, and there was no prospect of release or of a purchaser. Although Anthony was a fierce champion of women's rights, Mary's encounter with her was acutely painful.

As I mentioned above, the book followed the telling's of Linda Brent. On one of these sale days, I saw a mother lead seven children to the auction-block.

Sands, has given her to me, to be my little waiting maid. They did not know her history, and she did not tell it, because she had no desire to make capital out of their sympathy. How I despised him! Those were happy days—too happy to last. She only 'spects something. I knew an old woman, who for seventy years faithfully served her master.

Before reaching that port Benjamin managed to get off his chains and throw them overboard. Something has stirred you up mightily. The cook was ordered to make some Indian mush for him.

Incidents in the Life of a Blind Girl...

She sits on her cold cabin floor, watching the children who may all be torn from her the next morning; and often does she wish that she and they might die before the day dawns.

To this good grandmother I was indebted for many comforts. He seated himself in the chair that was placed for him, and said, "Well, Martha, I've brought you a letter from Linda. It was talked of by the slaves as a mighty grand funeral.

He did not resort to corporal punishment, but to all the petty, tyrannical ways that human ingenuity could devise. She thought perhaps he was necessarily detained by his master. Flint went to my grandmother's to ascertain who was the owner of my children, and she informed him.

These were all differences that made life differently difficult, not necessarily more difficult for other slaves, but certainly extremely difficult. She was very ill, and they said she would die. My grandmother brought the children out on the piazza, that I might hear their voices.

Soon she will learn to tremble when she hears her master's footfall. Very rarely did any one suggest that I might be in the vicinity.Lisez gratuitement sur atlasbowling.com la version ZIP, PDF de The World As I Have Found It - Sequel to Incidents in the Life of a Blind GirlAuthor: Mary L.

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Oct 23,  · I remember stumbling upon this book when I was reading the “www” trilogy by Robert J. Sawyer. The protagonist is blind and Helen Keller is an inspirational figure to her.

At the time, I check “The Story of my Life” at the library and read the few first pages. I liked it. I 4/5. What are vituperations? (From Jacobs' Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl) He noticed this; and while I stood before him, trembling with weakness, he heaped upon me and my little one every vile epithet he.

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Unlike some other reproductions of classic texts (1) We have not used OCR(Optical Character Recognition)Format: Paperback.

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Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl. Written by Herself. Linda Brent "Northerners know nothing at all about Slavery. They think it is perpetual bondage only.

They have no conception of the depth of degradation involved in that word, SLAVERY; if they had, they would never cease their efforts until so horrible a system was overthrown.".