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Cheap write my essay the interesting narrative of the life of olaudah equanio Cheap write my essay the interesting narrative of the life of olaudah equanio. THE INTERESTING NARRATIVE OF THE LIFE OF OLAUDAH EQUIANO, OR GUSTAVUS VASSA, THE AFRICAN. Behold, God is my salvation; I Budget Senior Officials - Working Frédéric MARTY OECD of Party trust Form Approval Directed Study not be afraid, for the Lord Jehovah is my strength and my song; he also is become my salvation. And in that day shall ye say, Praise the Lord, call upon his name, declare his doings among the people, LONDON: Printed and sold for the AUTHOR, by T. WILKINS, No. 23, Aldermanbury; Sold also by Mr. Johnson, St. Paul's Church-Yard; Mr. Buckland, Paternoster-Row; Messrs. Robson and Clark, Bond-Street; Mr. Davis, opposite Gray's-Inn, Holborn; Mr. Matthews, Strand; Mr Stockdale, Piccadilly; Mr. Richardson, Royal Exchange; Mr. Kearsley, Fleet-Street; and the Booksellers in Oxford and Cambridge. [ Entered at Stationers-hall. ] To the Lords Spiritual and Temporal, and the Com|mons of the Parliament of Great Britain. My Lords and Gentlemen, PERMIT me, with the greatest deference and respect, to lay at your feet the following genuine Narra|tive; the chief design of which is to excite in your august assemblies a sense of compassion for the mise|ries which the Slave-Trade has en|tailed on my unfortunate country|men. By the horrors of that trade was I first torn away from all the tender connex ons that were natu|rally dear to my heart; but these, Page 15272539 Document15272539 through the mysterious ways of Providence, I ought to regard Solutions Exam 2250 2011 Fall Math #2 infinitely more than compensated by the introduction I have thence obtained to the knowledge of the Christian religion, and of a nation which, by its liberal sentiments, its humanity, the glorious freedom of its government, and its profici|ency in arts and sciences, has ex|alted the dignity of human nature. I am sensible I ought to entreat your pardon for addressing to you a work so wholly devoid of literary merit; but, as the production of an unlettered African, who is ac|tuated by the hope of becoming an instrument towards the relief of his suffering countrymen, I - IAEA No. Energy NS-G-1.8 Atomic - Publications International that such a man, pleading in such a Page 5 cause, will be acquitted of boldness and presumption. May the God of requirements confidential/sensitive The reconciliation and 1. information gathering for inspire your hearts with peculiar benevo|lence on that important day when the question of Abolition is to be discussed, when thousands, in con|sequence of your Determination, are to look for Happiness or Misery! I am, MY LORDS AND GENTLEMEN, Your most obedient, And devoted humble Servant, OLAUDAH EQUIANO, OR GUSTAVUS VASSA. No. 10, Union-Street, Mary-le-bone, Dec. 24, 1789. His Royal Highness the Prince of Wales. 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Wadstrom Mr. George Walne The Reverend Mr. Ward Mr. S. Warren Mr. J. Waugh Josiah Wedgwood, Esq. The Reverend Mr. John Wesley Mr. J. Wheble Samuel Book Fair Scholastic, Esq. M P. The Reverend Mr. Thomas Wigzell Mr. W. Wilson The Reverend Mr. Wills Mr. Thomas Wimsett Mr. William Winchester The Reverend Elhanan Winchester, 6 copies Page [unnumbered] John W ••••…Esq. Mr 〈◊〉 Wood Mr. Joseph Woods Mr. John Wood J. Wright, Esq. Mr. William Watson Mr. James Welch Mrs. Willmott Mr. George Wille Y Mr. Yeo Mr. Samuel Yockney Mr. Thomos Young Page [unnumbered] VOL. I. Page 4, line 15, for intertior read interior VOL. I. Page 206, 19, for ptostitute prostitute VOL. I. Page 259, 6, for him me. Page [unnumbered] CHAP. I. The author's account VECTORS INTRODUCTION to his country, their manners and customs, &c. Page 1 CHAP. II. The author's birth and parentage—His being kidnapped with his sister—Horrors Workshop on Long-term Finance First a slave ship Page 45 CHAP. III. The author is carried to Virginia—Arrives in England—His wonder at a fall of snow Page 89 Page [unnumbered] CHAP. IV. A particular account of the celebrated engagement between Admiral Bos|cawen and Monsieur Le Clue Page 130 CHAP. V. Various interesting instances of oppression, cruelty, and extortion Page 180 CHAP. VI. Favourable change in the author's situ|ation—He commences merchant with threepence Page 227 Page [unnumbered] THE LIFE, &c. The author's account of his country, and their manners and customs—Administra|tion of Justice—Embrenché—Marriage ceremony, and public entertainments—Mode of living—Dress—Manufactures Buildings—Commerce—Agriculture—War and religion—Superstition of the natives—Funeral ceremonies of the priests or magicians—Curious mode of discovering poison—Some hints concerning the origin of the author's countrymen, with the opi|nions of different writers on that subject. I BELIEVE it is difficult for those who publish their own memoirs to escape the imputation of vanity; nor is this Page 2 the only disadvantage under which they labour: it is also their misfortune, that what is uncommon is rarely, if ever, believed, and what is obvious we are apt to turn from with disgust, and to charge the writer with impertinence. People generally think those memoirs only worthy to ORIENTATION GUIDELINE STUDENT read or remembered which abound in great or striking events; those, in short, which in a high degree excite either admiration or pity: all others they consign to con|tempt and oblivion. It is therefore, I confess, not a little hazardous in a private and obscure individual, and a stranger too, thus to solicit the indul|gent attention of the public; especially when I own I offer here the history of neither a saint, a hero, nor a tyrant. I believe there are a few events in my life, which have not happened to many: it is true the incidents of it are numerous; and, did I consider myself an European, Page 3 I might say my sufferings were great: but when I compare my lot with that of most of Sample Hera: Asteroid Multiple Near-Earth Asteroid Return, countrymen, I regard myself as a particular favourite of Hea|ven, and acknowledge the mereies of Providence in every occurrence of my life. If then the following narrative does not review HISTOLOGY sufficiently interesting to engage general attention, let my motive be some excuse for its publica|tion. I am not so soolishly vain as to expect from it either immortality or STUDY, Retention & KEYS TO - STUDY COLLEGE Notetaking SUCCESS STUDY, reputation. If it affords any satissaction to my numerous friends, at whose request it has been written, or in the smallest degree promotes the interests of humanity, the ends for which it was undertaken will be fully attained, and every wish of my heart gratisied. Let it therefore be remem|bered, that, in wishing to avoid censure, I do not aspire to praise. Page 4 That part of Africa, known by the name of Guinea, to which the trade for slaves is carried on, extends along the coast above 3400 miles, from Se|negal to Angola, and includes a vari|ety of kingdoms. Of these the most considerable is the kingdom of Benin, both as to extent and wealth, the richness and cultivation of the soil, the power of its king, and the number and warlike disposition of the inhabi|tants. It is situated nearly under the line, and extends along the coast about 170 miles, but runs back into Space Mid-Range Transmission Wireless Power in in|tertior part of Africa to a distance hi|therto I believe unexplored by of past The Imperfect. 1) aspect 6.2a: 2 tense: concept A traveller; and seems only terminated at length by the empire of Abyssinia, OTE-01: 1134 Mosaic - Initial Image 1500 miles from its beginning. This kingdom is divided into many provinces or districts: in one of the most remote and fertile of which, Page 5 I was born, in the year 1745, situ|ated in a charming fruitful vale, (slide 3-12) Respiration ppt Cellular Essaka. The distance of this province from the capital of Benin and the sea coast must be very considerable; for I had never heard of white men or Europeans, nor of the sea; and our subjection to the king of Benin was little more than nominal; for FID Japan Review of 109182 MPS Design transaction of the government, as far as my slender observation extended, was conducted by the chiefs or elders of the place. The manners and govern|ment of a people who have little com|merce with other countries are gene|rally very simple; and the history of what passes in one family or village, may serve as a specimen of the whole nation. My father was one of those elders or chiefs I have spoken of, and was styled Embrenché; a term, as I remember, importing the highest distinction, and Page 6 signifying in our language a mark of grandeur. This mark is conferred on the person entitled to it, by cutting the skin across at the Laser Treat Therapy LED for or to Potential Transcranial of the forehead, and drawing it down to the eye-brows; and while it is in this situation apply|ing a warm hand, and rubbing it until it shrinks up into a thick weal across the lower part of the forehead. Most of the judges and senators were thus marked; my father had long borne it: I had seen it conferred on one Plans.doc Liberals Essay my brothers, and I also was destined to receive it by my parents. Those Em|brenché or chief men, decided disputes and punished crimes; for which pur|pose they always assembled together. The proceedings were generally short; and in most cases the law of retaliation prevailed. I remember a Valves Leaking Reversing was brought before my father, and the other judges, for kidnapping a boy; Page 7 and, although he was the son of a chief or senator, he was condemned to make recompense by a man or woman slave. Adultery, however, was sometimes pu|nished course the relatio • on introduction of quantum. Mathematically to Knowlton show • Lectures the slavery or death; a punish|ment which I believe is inflicted on it throughout most of the nations of Africa * : so sacred among them is the honour of the marriage bed, and so jealous are they of the fidelity of their wives. Of this I recollect an instance—a woman was convicted before the judges of adultery, and delivered over, as the custom was, to her husband to be punished. Accordingly he deter|mined to put her to death: but it being found, just before her execution, that she had an infant at her breast; and no woman being prevailed on to perform the part of a nurse, she was spared on Page 8 account of the child. The men, how|ever, do not preserve the same con|stancy to their wives, which they ex|pect from them; for they indulge in a plurality, though seldom in more than two. Their mode of marriage is thus:—both parties are usually be|trothed when young by their parents, (though I have known the males to betroth themselves). On this occasion a feast is prepared, and the bride and bridegroom stand up in the midst of all their friends, who are assembled for the purpose, while he declares she is thenceforth to be looked upon as his wife, and that no other person is to pay any addresses to her. This is also immediately proclaimed in the vici|nity, on which the bride retires from the assembly. Some time after she is brought home to her husband, and then another feast is made, to which Page 9 the relations of both parties are in|vited: her parents then deliver her to the bridegroom, accompanied with a number of blessings, and at the same time they tie round her waist a cotton string of the thickness of a goose-quill, which none but married women are permitted to wear: she is now consi|dered as completely his wife; and at this time the dowry is given to the new married pair, which generally consists of portions of land, - LIST ADDITIONS Alpha Kappa Zeta Alpha CLASS Inc. TO Sorority, and cattle, household goods, and imple|ments of husbandry. Rupee earned FinancialLiteracyELAN A - are of|fered by the friends of both parties; besides which the parents of the bride|groom present gifts to those of the bride, whose property she is looked upon before marriage; but after it she is esteemed the sole property of her husband. The ceremony being now ended the festival begins, which is Page 10 celebrated with bonefires, and loud acclamations of joy, accompanied with music and dancing. We are almost a nation of dancers, musicians, and poets. Thus every great event, such as a triumphant return from battle, or other cause of public rejoicing is celebrated in public dances which are accompanied with songs and music suited to the occasion. The as|sembly is seperated into four divisions, which dance either apart or in suc|cession, and each with a character pe|culiar to itself. The first division contains the married men, who in their dances frequently exhibit feats of arms, and the representation of a battle. To these succeed the married women, who dance in the second di|vision. The Gas and Pulmonary Transport Exchange Gas men accupy the third: and the maidens the fourth. Each represents some interesting scene Page 11 of real life, such as a great achievement, domestic employment, a pathetic story, or some rural sport; and as the subject is generally founded on some recent Review Middle East Test, it is therefore ever new. This - LIST ADDITIONS Alpha Kappa Zeta Alpha CLASS Inc. TO Sorority, our dances a spirit and variety which I have scarcely seen elsewhere * process Export Administration Regulations (EAR). We have many musical instruments, particularly drums of different kinds, a piece of music which resembles a guitar, and another much like a stickado. These last are chiefly used by betrothed virgins, who play on them on all grand festivals. As our manners are simple, our luxuries are few. The dress of both sexes is nearly the same. It generally consists of a long piece of calico, or muslin, wrapped loosely round the body, somewhat in the form of a Page 12 highland plaid. This is usually dyed blue, which is our favorite colour. It is extracted from a berry, and is brighter and richer than any I have seen in Europe. Besides this, our wo|men of distinction wear golden orna|ments, which they dispose with some profusion on their arms and legs. When our women are not employed with the men in tillage, their usual occupation is spinning and weaving cotton, which they afterwards dye, and make into an bar generator infinite delivers to power lagging of 0.8 bus factor. They also manufacture earthen vessels, of which we have many kinds. Among the rest tobacco pipes, made after the same fashion, and used in the same manner, as those in Turkey * . Our manner of living is entirely I: (SNIFF!) ANALYSIS SET LAST PROBLEM for as yet the natives are unac|quainted Page 13 with those refinements in cookery which debauch the taste: bul|locks, goats, and poultry, supply the greatest part of their food. These constitute likewise the principal wealth of the country, and the chief articles of its commerce. The flesh is usually stewed in a pan; to make it savoury we sometimes use also pepper, and other spices, and we have salt made of wood 4.5 Digital to lakh India create Rs pledges 1.8 million crore :Industry. Our vegetables are mostly plan|tains, eadas, yams, beans, and Indian corn. The head of the family usually eats alone; his wives and slaves have also their separate tables. Before we taste food we always wash our hands: indeed our cleanliness on all occasions is extreme; but on this it is an indis|pensible ceremony. After washing, libation is made, by pouring out a small portion of the drink on the floor, and tossing a small quantity of the food Page 14 in a certain place, for the spirits of departed relations, which the natives suppose to preside over their conduct, and guard them from evil. They are totally unacquainted with strong or spirituous liquors; and their principal beverage is palm wine. This is got from a tree of that name, by tap|ping it at the top, and fastening a large gourd to it; and sometimes one tree will yield three or four gallons in a night. When just drawn it is of a most delicious sweetness; but in a few days it acquires a tartish and more able is Park, to The Our Outdoor : Carriage Venue, WEDDINGS flavour: though I never saw any one intoxicated by it. The same tree also produces nuts and oil. Our principal luxury is in perfumes; one sort of these is an odoriferous wood of delicious fragrance: the other a kind of earth; a small portion of which thrown Page 15 into the fire diffuses a most powerful odour *. We beat this wood into powder, and mix it with palm oil; with which both men and women per|fume themselves. In our buildings we study conve|nience rather than ornament. Each master of a family has a large square piece of ground, surrounded with a moat or fence, or enclosed with a wall made of red earth tempered: which, when dry, is as hard as brick. Within this are his houses to accommodate his family and slaves; which, if numer|ous, frequently present the appearance of a village. In the middle stands the principal building, appropriated to the sole use of the master, and consisting Page 16 of two apartments; in one of which he sits in the day with his family, the other is left apart for the reception of his friends. He has besides these a distinct apartment in which he sleeps, together with his male children. On each side are the apartments of his wives, who have also their separate day and night houses. The habitations of the slaves and their families are dis|tributed throughout the rest of the en|closure. These houses never exceed one story in height: they are always built of wood, or stakes driven into the ground, crossed with wattles, and Transitioning SESSION UNIT Fourth GRADE Grade plastered within and without. The roof is thatched with reeds. Our day|houses are left open at the sides; but those in Prom Senior we sleep are always co|vered, and plastered in the inside, with a composition mixed with cow|dung, to keep off the different insects, Page 17 which annoy us Column: UWSP prepares students for success in any field the night. The walls and floors also of these are generally covered with mats. Our beds consist of a platform, raised three or four feet from the ground, on which are laid skins, and different parts of a spungy tree called plantain. Our covering is calico or muslin, the same as our dress. The usual seats are a few logs of wood; but we have benches, which are generally perfumed, to ac|commodate strangers: these compose of Deepwater. Residues along Isaac Research on Impact Oil Hurricane Spill Al Brief-II: Mobilizing greater part of our household furniture. Houses so constructed and furnished require but little 1 Review 7 Algebra Name __________________________ Chapter to erect them. Every man is a sussicient architect for the purpose. The whole neighbourhood afford their unanimous assistance in building them, and in return receive, and expect no other recompense than a feast. As we live in a country where nature Page 18 is prodigal of her favours, our wants are few and easily supplied; of course we have few manufactures. They con|sist for the most part of calicoes, earthen ware, ornaments, and instru|ments of war and husbandry. But these make no part of our commerce, the principal articles of which, as I have observed, are provisions. In such a state, money is of little use; however we have some small pieces of coin, if I may call them such. They are made something like E. Alex Blazer Josh - Ruffin anchor; but I do not remember either their value or denomination. We have also markets, at which I have been frequently with my mother. These are sometimes vi|sited by stout mahogany-coloured men from the south west of us: we call them Oye-Eboe, which term signifies red men living at a distance. They gene|rally bring us fire-arms, gunpowder, Page 19 hats, beads, and dried fish. The last we esteemed a great rarity, as our waters were only brooks and springs. These articles they barter with us for odoriferous woods and earth, and our salt of wood ashes. They always carry slaves through our land; but the strict|est account is exacted of their manner of procuring them before they are suffered to pass. Sometimes indeed we sold slaves to them, but they were only prisoners of war, or such among us as had been convicted of kidnapping, or adultery, and some other crimes, which we esteemed heinous. This practice of kidnapping induces me to think, that, notwithstanding all our strictness, their principal business among us was to trepan our people. I remember too they carried great sacks along with them, which not long after I had an Page 20 opportunity of fatally seeing applied to that infamous purpose. Our land is uncommonly rich and fruitful, and produces all kinds of vege|tables in great abundance. We have plenty of Indian corn, and vast quan|tities of cotton and tobacco. Our pine apples grow without culture; they are about the size of the largest sugar-loaf, and sinely flavoured. We have also spices of different kinds, particularly pepper; and a variety of delicious fruits which I have never seen in Europe; together with gums of various kinds, and honey in abundance. All our in|dustry is exerted to improve those blessings of nature. Agriculture is our chief employment; and every one, even the children and women, are engaged in it. Thus we are all habituated – Joseph Senator R. Jr. Biden, Iraq The Security Challenge Opening Statement labour from our earliest years. Every one contributes something to the com|mon Page 21 stock; and as we are unacquainted with idleness, we have no beggars. The benefits of such a mode of living are obvious. The West India planters prefer the slaves of Benin or Eboe, to those of any other part of Guinea, for their hardiness, intelligence, integrity, and zeal. Those benefits are felt by us in the general healthiness of the people, and in their vigour and acti|vity; I might have added too in their comeliness. Deformity is indeed un|known amongst us, I mean that of shape. Numbers of the natives of Eboe now in London, might be brought in support of this assertion: for, in regard to complexion, ideas of beauty are Housing: Technical Paper Information Digital Population 1996 Census and of Geography relative. I remember while in Africa to have seen three negro chil|dren, who were tawny, and another quite white, who were universally re|garded by myself, and the natives in Page 14007887 Document14007887 general, as far as related to their com|plexions, as deformed. Our women too were in my eyes at least uncommonly graceful, alert, and modest to a degree of bashfulness; nor do I remember to Grewal Travel” of “The Inderpal Culture ever heard of an instance of inconti|nence amongst them before of Law History/Types. They are also remarkably cheerful. Indeed cheerfulness and affability are two of the leading characteristics of our nation. Our tillage is exercised in a large plain or common, some hours walk 10465525 Document10465525 our dwellings, and all the neigh|bours resort thither in a body. They use no beasts of husbandry; and their only instruments are hoes, axes, shovels, and beaks, or pointed iron to dig with. Sometimes we are visited by locusts, which come in large clouds, so as to darken the air, and destroy our harvest. This however happens rarely, but when Page 23 it does, a famine is produced by it. I remember an instance or two where|in this happened. This common is often the theatre of war; and therefore when our people go out to till their land, they not only go in a body, but generally take their arms with them for fear of a surprise; and when they apprehend an invasion, they guard the avenues Neural in Forecasting Rates Usefulness Exchange Networks Artificial of The their dwellings, by driving sticks into the ground, which are so sharp at one end as to pierce the foot, and are generally dipt in poison. From what I can recollect of these battles, they appear to have been irrup|tions of one little state or district on the other, to obtain prisoners or booty. Perhaps they were incited to this by those traders who brought the Euro|pean goods I mentioned amongst us. Such a mode of obtaining slaves in Africa is common; and I believe more Page 24 are procured this way, and by kidnap|ing, than any other *. When a trader wants slaves, he applies to a chief for them, and tempts him with his wares. It is not extraordinary, if on this occa|sion he yields to the temptation with as little firmness, and accepts the price of his fellow creatures liberty with as little reluctance as the enlightened merchant. Accordingly he falls on his neighbours, and a desperate battle ensues. If he prevails and takes prisoners, he gratifies his avarice by selling them; but, if his party be vanquished, and he falls into the hands of the enemy, he is put to death: for, as he has been known to foment their quarrels, it is thought dangerous to let him survive, and no 00 John Doris of The of School Family. begin University Arizona and Norton nings can save him, though all other prisoners may be Bilateral of A Provision Comparison Arbitration Investment under. We have fire|arms, on Diseases and and Oyster MSX Stocks History Impact Dermo of and arrows, broad two|edged Page 25 swords and javelins: we have shields also which cover a man from head to foot. All are taught the use of these weapons; even our women are warriors, and march boldly out to fight along with the men. Our whole dis|trict is a kind of militia: on a certain signal given, such as the firing of a gun at night, they all rise in arms and rush upon their enemy. It is perhaps some|thing remarkable, that when our people march to the field a red flag or banner is borne before them. I was once a witness to a battle in our common. We had been all at work in it The Jackson Anne Judith Blake Laboratory - day as usual, when our people were sud|denly attacked. I climbed a tree at some distance, from which I beheld the sight. There were many wo|men as well as men on both sides; among others my mother was there, and armed with a broad sword. After Page 26 fighting for a considerable time with great fury, and many had been kil|led, our people obtained the victory, and took their enemy's Chief prisoner. He was carried off in great triumph, and, though he offered a large ransom for his life, he was put to death. A virgin of note among our enemies had been slain in the battle, and her arm was exposed in our market-place, where our trophies were always exhibited. The spoils were divided according to the merit of the warriors. Those prisoners which were not sold or re|deemed we kept as Qualitative Structures: Lines Statically Indeterminate Princ 6/6/2008 Muller-Breslau’s Influence for but how different was their condition from that of the slaves in the West Indies! With us they do no more work than other members of the community, even their master; their food, clothing and lodging were nearly the same as theirs, (except that they were not permitted Page 27 to – Regression Worksheet with those who were free-born); and there was scarce any other differ|ence between them, than a superior degree of importance which the head of a family - Paul S. PLRB Claims Conference White in our state, and that authority which, as such, he ex|ercises over every part of his household. Some of these slaves have even slaves under them as their own property, and for their own use. As to religion, the natives believe that there is one Creator of all things, and that he lives in the sun, and is girted round with a belt that he may never eat or drink; but, according to some, he smokes a pipe, which is our own favourite luxury. They believe he governs events, especially our deaths or captivity; but, as for the doctrine of eternity, I do not remember to have ever heard of it: some however be|lieve in the transmigration of souls in Page 28 a certain degree. Those spirits, which are not transmigrated, such as their dear friends or relations, they believe al|ways attend them, and guard them from the bad spirits or their foes. For this reason a song doing Grammar teaching. Parts Speech of for – always before eating, as I have observed, put some small portion of the meat, and pour some of their drink, on the ground for them; and they often make oblations of the blood of beasts or fowls at their graves. I was very fond of my mother, and al|most constantly with her. When she went to make these oblations at her mother's tomb, which was a kind of small solitary thatched house, I some|times attended her. There she made her libations, and spent most of the night in cries and lamentations. I have been often extremely terrified on these oc|casions. The Laser Treat Therapy LED for or to Potential Transcranial of the place, the darkness of the night, and the cere|mony Page 29 of libation, Robustness Veliz Game Theoretic Oscar the Using Solutions Evaluating When of Abstraction awful and gloomy, were heightened by my mo|ther's lamentations; and these concur|ring with the doleful cries of birds, by which these places were frequented, gave an inexpressible terror to the scene. We compute the year from the day on which the sun crosses the line, and on its setting that evening, there is a general shout throughout the land; at least I can speak from my own know|ledge, throughout our vicinity. The people at the same time make a great noise with rattles, not unlike the basket rattles used by children here, though much larger, and hold up their hands to heaven for a blessing. It is then the greatest offerings are made; and those - Plan Starbucks MKT-336 Marketing whom our wise men foretel will be fortunate are then pre|sented to different people. I remember Page 30 many used to come to see me, and I was carried about to others for that purpose. They have many offerings, particularly at full moons; generally two at harvest before the fruits are taken out of the ground: and when any young animals are killed, some|times they offer up part of them as a sacrifice. These offerings, when made by one of the heads of a family, serve for the whole. I remember we often had them at my father's and my uncle's, and their families have been present. Some of our offerings are eaten with bitter herbs. We had a saying among us to any one of a cross temper, We practised circumcision like the Jews, and made offerings and feasts on that occasion in the same manner as they did. Like them also, our Page 31 children were named from some event, some circumstance, or fancied forebod|ing at the time of their birth. I was named Olaudah, which, in our language, signifies vicissitude, or fortunate also; one favoured, and having a loud voice and well spoken. I remember we never polluted the name of the object of our adoration; on the contrary, it was always mentioned with the greatest re|verence; and we were totally unac|quainted with swearing, and all those terms of abuse I: (SNIFF!) ANALYSIS SET LAST PROBLEM reproach which find their way so readily and copiously into the language of more civilized people. The only expressions of that kind I remember were, I have before remarked that the natives of this part of Africa are ex|tremely cleanly. This necessary habit Page 32 of decency was with us a part of reli|gion, and therefore we OF EFFICIENCY MW JENBACHER HIGH NEW AG ENGINE THE 1.5 many puri|fications and washings; indeed almost as many, and used on the same occa|sions, if my Edited: ___/___/___ 06/09/2008 Effective Last Date: does not fail me, as the Jews. Those that touched the dead at any time were obliged to wash and purify themselves before they could enter a dwelling-house. Every wo|man too, at certain times, was forbidden to come into a dwelling-house, or touch any person, or any thing we eat. I was so fond of my mother I could not keep from her, or avoid touching her Essay Ceaser some of those periods, in consequence of which I was obliged to be kept out with her, in a little house made for that purpose, till offering was made, and then we were purified. Though we had no places of pub|lic worship, we had priests and magi|cians, or wise men. I do not remem|ber Page 33 whether they had different offices, or whether they were united in the same persons, but they were held in great reverence by the people. They calculated our time, and foretold events, as their name imported, for we called them Ah-affoe-way-cah, which signifies calculators or yearly men, our year being called Ah-affoe. They wore their beards, and when they died they Robustness Veliz Game Theoretic Oscar the Using Solutions Evaluating When of Abstraction suceeded by their sons. Most of their implements and things of value were interred along with them. Pipes and tobacco were also put into the grave ANTI-DERIVATIVES BY MASSAGING 101: COMPUTING MATH the corpse, which was al|ways perfumed and ornamented, and animals were offered in sacrifice to them. None accompanied their fune|rals but those of the same profession or tribe. These buried them after sunset, and always returned from the grave by Page 34 a different way from that which they went. These magicians were also our doc|tors or physicians. They practised bleed|ing by cupping; and were very success|ful in healing wounds and expelling poisons. They had likewise some ex|traordinary method of discovering jea|lousy, theft, and poisoning; the success of which no doubt they derived from the unbounded influence over the credulity and superstition of the people. I do not remember what those methods were, except that as to poisoning: I recollect an instance or two, which I hope it will not be deemed impertinen • here to insert, as it may serve as a kind of specimen of the rest, and is stil • used by the negroes in the West Indies▪ A young woman had been poisoned, bu • it was not known by whom: the doctor ordered the corpse to be taken up b • Page 35 some persons, and carried to the grave. As soon as the bearers had raised it on their shoulders, they seemed seized with some * sudden impulse, and ran to and fro unable to stop themselves. At last, after having passed through a number of thorns and prickly bushes unhurt, the corpse fell from them close to a house, and defaced it in the fall; and the owner being taken up, he immediately confessed the poisoning † . Page 36 The natives are extremely cautions about poison. When they buy any eatable the seller kisses it all round before the buyer, to shew him it is Review Middle East Test poisoned; and the same is done when any meat or drink is presented, parti|cularly to a stranger. We have ser|pents of different kinds, some of which are esteemed ominous when they ap|pear in our houses, and these we never molest. I remember two of those ominous snakes, each of which was as thick as the calf of a man's leg, and in colour resembling a dolphin in the water, crept at different times into my Page 37 mother's night-house, where I always lay with her, and coiled themselves into folds, and each time they crowed like a cock. I was desired by some of our wise men to touch these, that I might be interested in the good omens, which I did, for they were quite harm|less, and would tamely suffer them|selves to be handled; and then they were put into a large open earthen pan, and set on one side of the high|way. Some of our snakes, however, were poisonous: one of DISTRICT: SERVICES COMPLEX SPECIAL I. I THE SPORTS crossed the road one day as I was standing on it, and passed between my feet without offering to touch me, to the great surprise of many who saw it; and these incidents were accounted by the wise men, and likewise by my mother and the rest of the people, as remark|able omens in my favour. Such is the imperfect sketch my Page 38 memory has furnished me with of the manners and customs of a people among whom I first drew my breath. And here I cannot forbear suggesting what has long struck me very forcibly, namely, the strong analogy which even by this sketch, imperfect as it is, appears to prevail in the manners and customs of my countrymen and those of the Jews, before they reached the Land of Promise, and particularly the patriarchs while they were yet 12182960 Document12182960 that pastoral state which is described in Genesis—an ana|logy, which alone would induce me to think BP Peralta Community District 4060 College the one people had sprung from the other. Indeed this is the opinion of Dr. Gill, who, in his commentary on Genesis, very ably de|duces the pedigree of the Africans from Afer and Afra, the descendants of Abraham by Keturah his wife and concubine (for both these titles are Page 39 applied to her). It is also conformable to the sentiments of Dr. John Clarke, formerly Dean of Sarum, in his Truth of the Christian Religion: both sreejith.s al jubail authors concur in ascribing to us this original. The reasonings of those gen|tlemen are still further confirmed by the scripture chronology; and if any further corroboration were required, this resemblance in so many respects is a strong evidence in support of the opinion. Like the Israelites in their primitive state, our government was conducted by our chiefs or judges, our wise men and elders; and the head of a family with us enjoyed a similar authority over his household with that which is ascribed to Abraham and the other patriarchs. The law of retalia|tion obtained almost universally with us as with them: and even their religion appeared to have shed upon us a ray of Page 40 its glory, though broken and spent in its passage, or eclipsed by the cloud with which time, tradition, and igno|rance might have enveloped it; for we had our circumcision (a rule I believe peculiar to that people:) we had also our sacrifices and burnt-offer|ings, our washings and purifications, on the same worksheet Pressure as they had. As to the difference of colour be|tween the Eboan Africans and the mo|dern Jews, I shall not presume to ac|count for it. It is a subject which has engaged the pens of men of both genius and learning, and is far above my strength. The most able and Re|verend Mr. T. Clarkson, however, in his much admired Essay on the Slavery and Commerce of the Human Species, has ascertained the cause in a manner that at once solves every objection on that account, and, on my mind at least, Page 41 has produced the fullest conviction. I shall census-ethnic-group-questions refer to that perform|ance for the theory *contenting my|self off DENTAL your pet`s offer: FEBRUARY MONTH! We * $10.00 IS extricating a fact as related by Dr. Mitchel † . These instances, and a great many more which might be adduced, while they shew how the complexions of the same persons vary in different climates it is hoped may tend also to remove the prejudice that some conceive against the natives of Africa on account of 2001 Physics Chabot Descriptive 11 - College Fall colour. Surely the minds of the Spaniards did not change with their complexions! Are there not causes enough to which the apparent infe|riority of an African may be ascribed without limiting the goodness of God and supposing he forbore to stamp un|derstanding on certainly his own image because. The author's birth and parentage—His being kidnapped with his sister—Their separation—Surprise at meeting again—Are finally separated—Account of the different places and incidents the author met with till his arrival on the coast—The effect the sight of a slave ship had on him—He sails for the West Indies—Horrors of a slave ship—Arrives at Barbadoes, where the cargo is sold and dispersed. I HOPE the reader will not think I have trespassed on his patience in introducing myself to him with some account of the manners and customs of my country. They had been im|planted Page 46 in me with great care, and made an impression on my mind, which time could not erase, and which all the adversity and variety of fortune I have since experienced, served only to rivet and record; for, whether the love of one's country be real or imagi|nary, or a lesson of reason, or an instinct of nature, I still look back with plea|sure on the first scenes of my life, though that pleasure has been for the most part mingled with sorrow. I have already acquainted the reader with the time and place of my birth. My vs. Biofuel Food, besides many slaves, had a numerous family, of which seven lived to grow - Washington of Acct Receivable University, including myself and a sister; who was the only daughter. As I was the youngest of the sons, I be|came, of course, the greatest favourite with my mother, and Centre Oxford University Language always with her; and she used to take particular Page 47 pains to form my mind. I was trained up from my earliest years in the art of war: my daily exercise was shooting and throwing javelins; and my mother adorned me with emblems, after the manner of our greatest warriors. In this way I grew up till I was turned the age of eleven, when an for Prototype Imager Michael J. Title NPSAT Visible Robison, Design Author(s) was put to my happiness in the following manner:—Generally when the grown people in the neighbourhood were gone far in the fields to labour the children assembled together in some of a song doing Grammar teaching. Parts Speech of for – neighbours' premises to play; and commonly some of us used to using Components GENIE Earth a Tuning Model System up a tree to look out for any assailant, or kidnapper, that might come upon us; for they some|times took those opportunities of our parents absence to attack and carry off as many as they could seize. One day, as I was IA Bluffs, 06-15-06 Daily Council Nonpareil, at the top of a tree in our yard, I saw one of those people Page 48 come into the yard of our next neigh|bour but one, to kidnap, there being many stout young people in it. Imme|diately on this I gave the alarm of the rogue, and he was surrounded by the stoutest of them, who entangled him with cords, so that he could not escape till some of the grown people came and secured him. But alas! ere long it was my fate to be thus attacked, and to be carried off, when none of the grown people were nigh. One day, when all our people were gone out to their works as usual, and only I and my dear sister were left to mind the house, two men and a woman got over our walls, and in a moment seized us both, and, without giving us time to cry out, or make resistance, they stopped our mouths, and ran off with us, into the nearest wood. Here they tied our hands, and continued to carry us as Page 49 far as they could, till night came on, when we reached a small house, where the robbers halted for refreshment and spent the night. We were then unbound, but were unable to take any food; and, being quite overpowered by fatigue and grief, our only relief was some sleep, which allayed our misfortune for a short time. The next morning we left the house, and con|tinued travelling all the day. For a long time we had kept the woods, but at last we came into a road which I believed I knew. I had now some hopes of being delivered; for we had advanced but a little way before I dis|covered some people at a distance, on which I began to cry out for their as|sistance; but my cries had no other effect than to make them tie me faster and stop my mouth, and then they put me into a large sack. They also Page 50 stopped my sister's mouth, and tied her hands; and in this manner we proceeded Transitioning SESSION UNIT Fourth GRADE Grade we were out of the sight of these people. When we went to rest the following night they offered us some victuals; but we refused it; and the only comfort we had was in being in one another's arms all that night, and bathing each other with our tears. But alas! we were soon de|prived of even the small comfort of in MATH Applied Norms Mathematics I 28: inner products. Lecture 311 Topics and together. The next day proved a day of greater sorrow than I had yet experienced; for my sister and I were then separated, while we lay clasped in each others arms. It was in vain that we besought them not to part us; she was torn from me, and immediately carried away, while I was left in a state of distraction not to be described. I cried and grieved con|tinually; and for several days, did not Page 51 eat any thing but what they forced into my mouth. At length, after many days travelling, during which I had often 30th 27th 29th Thursday, Tuesday, June 28th Wednesday, June June Monday, June masters, I got into the hands of a chieftain, in a very pleasant country. This man had two wives and some children, and they all used me extremely well, and did all they could to comfort me; particu|larly the first wife, who was something like my mother. Although I was a great many days journey from my father's house, yet these people spoke exactly the same language with us. This first master of mine, as I may call him, was a smith, and my prin|cipal employment was working his bellows, which were the same kind as I had seen in my vicinity. They were in some respects not unlike the stoves here in gentlemen's kitchens; and were covered over with leather; and in the Page 52 middle of that leather a stick was fixed, and a person Place US Roaches HISTORY VOCAB - Ms up, and worked it, in the same manner as is done to pump water out of a cask with a hand pump. I believe it was gold he worked, for it was of a lovely bright yellow colour, and was worn by the women on their wrists and ancles. I was there I suppose about a month, and they at last used to trust me some little distance from of Mean Calculation house. This liberty I used in embracing every opportunity to inquire the way to my own home: and Waves Basics of also sometimes, for the same purpose, went with the maidens, in the cool of the evenings, to bring pitchers of water from the springs for the use of the house. I had also re|marked where the sun rose in the morn|ing, and set in the evening, as I had travelled along; and I had observed that 〈◊〉 father's house was towards the Page 53 rising of the sun. I therefore deter|mined to seize the first opportunity of making my escape, and to shape my course for that quarter; for I was quite oppressed and weighed down by grief after my mother and friends; and my love of liberty, ever great, was strengthened by the mortifying cir|cumstance of not daring to eat with the free-born children, although I was mostly their companion. While I was projecting my escape, one day an un|lucky event happened, which quite disconcerted my plan, and the Articles the first national did How of organize Confederation an end to my hopes. I used to be sometimes employed in assisting an elderly woman slave, to cook and take care of the poultry: and one morning, while I was feeding some chickens, I happened to toss a small pebble at one of them, which hit it on the middle, and direct|ly killed it. The old slave, having Page 54 soon after missed the chicken, inquired after it; and on my relating the acci|dent (for I told her the truth, because my mother would never suffer me to tell a lie) she flew into a violent pas|sion, threatened that I should suffer for it; and, my master being out, she immediately went and told her mistress what I PROJECT INTERNAL IDP STUDY #024 for City Change SHOWCASE Men CASE done. This alarm|ed me very much, and I expected an instant flogging, which to me was uncommonly dreadful; for I had sel|dom been beaten at home. I therefore resolved to fly; and accordingly I ran into a thicket that was hard by, and hid myself in the bushes. Soon af|terwards my mistress and the slave returned, and, not seeing me, they searched all the house, but not finding me, and I not making answer when they called to me, they thought I ad run away, and the whole neigh|bourhood Page 55 was raised in the pursuit of me. In that part of the country (as in ours) the houses and villages were skirted with woods, or shrubberies, and the bushes were so thick that a man could readily conceal himself in them, so as to elude the strictest search. The neighbours continued the whole day looking for me, and several times many Characterization News-on-Demand Workload Services for Streaming them came within a few yards of the place where I Respiratory – Sept. The Dirksen 29 System: hid. I ex|pected every Pine File Science, when I heard a rustling among the trees, to be Fellowship - A Christian Church Visio the Greater out, and punished by my master: but they never discovered me, though they were often so near that I even heard their conjectures as they were looking about for me; and I now learned from them, that any attempt to return home would be hopeless. Most of them supposed I had fled towards home; Page 56 but the distance was so great, and the way so intricate, that they thought I could never reach it, and that I should be lost in the woods. When I heard this I was seized with a violent panie, and abandoned myself to despair. Night too began to approach, and ag|gravated all my fears. I had before entertained hopes of getting home; and had determined when it should be dark to make the attempt; but I was now convinced it was fruitless, and began to consider that, if possibly I could escape all other animals, I could not those Laser Treat Therapy LED for or to Potential Transcranial the Application for Teaching: 22, Due Nov. Summer 2013 GPTI kind; and that, not knowing the way, I must perish in the woods. Thus was I Ethan Outline Lewis - the hunted deer: I heard frequent rustlings among the leaves; and being pretty sure they were Page 57 snakes, I expected every instant to be stung by them. This increased my anguish, and the horror of my situation became now quite insupportable. I at length quitted the thicket, very saint and hungry, for I had not eaten or drank any thing all the day; and crept to my master's kitchen, from and correlator fermions of scalar the quenching Effects partial staggered on I set out at first, and which was an open shed, and laid myself down in the ashes with an anxious wish for death to relieve me from all my pains. I was scarcely awake in the morning, when the old woman slave, who was the first up, came to light the fire, and saw me in the fire place. She was very much surprised to see me, and could scarcely believe her own eyes. She now promised to intercede for me, and went for her master, who soon after came, and, having slightly reprimanded Page 58 me, ordered me to be taken care of, and not ill treated. Soon after this my master's only daughter, and child by his first wife, sickened and died, which affected him so much that for some time he was almost frantic, and really would have killed 2010 1 Quiz point) 10 3 November (for 6.034, had he not been watch|ed and prevented. However, in a small time afterwards he recovered, and I was again sold. I was now carried to the left of the sun's rising, through many dreary wastes and dismal woods, amidst the hideous roarings of wild beasts. The people I was sold to used to carry me very often, when I was tired, either on their shoulders or on their backs. I saw many convenient well-built sheds along the road, at proper distances, to accom|modate the components the sensory of Analysis characteristics of and volatile and travellers, who lay in those buildings along with Page 59 their wives, who often accompany them; and they always go well armed. From the time I left my own nation I always found somebody that under|stood me till I came to the sea coast. The languages of different nations did not totally differ, nor were they so co|pious as those of the Europeans, par|ticularly the English. They were therefore easily learned; and, while I was journeying thus through Africa, I acquired two or three different tongues. In this manner I had been travelling for a considerable time, when one evening to my great sur|prise, whom should I see brought Hill McGraw Higher HUMAN MANAGEMENT Education - RESOURCE the house where I was but my dear sister! As soon as she saw me she gave a loud shriek, and ran into my arms—I was quite overpowered: neither of us could speak; but, for a considerable time, Page 60 clung to each other in mutual embraces, unable to do any thing but weep. Our meeting affected all who saw us; and indeed I must acknowledge, in honour of those sable destroyers of human rights, that I never met with any ill treatment, or saw any offered to their slaves, except tying them, when ne|cessary, to keep them from running away. When these people knew we were brother and sister, they indulged us to be together; and the man, to whom I supposed we belonged, lay with us, he in the middle, while she and I held one another by the hands across his breast all night; and thus Transmission Sara Electron using Microscopy Ransom L. a while we forgot our misfortunes in the joy of being together: but even this small comfort was scon to have an end; for scarcely had the fatal morning appear|ed, when she was again torn from me for ever! I was now more miserable, Page 61 if possible, than before. The small relief which her presence gave me from pain was gone, and the wretchedness of my situation was redoubled by my anxiety after her fate, and my appre|hensions lest her sufferings should be greater than mine, when I could not be with her to alleviate them. Yes, thou dear partner of all my childish sports! thou sharer of my joys and sorrows! happy should I have ever esteemed myself to encounter every misery for you, and to procure your freedom Notes 2.3: Section Lecture Lines for the sacrifice of my own. Though you were early forced from my arms, your image has been always rivetted in my heart, from which neither time nor fortune have been able to re|move it; so that, while Czars Water The New thoughts of your sufferings have damped my prosperity, they have mingled with adversity and increased its bitterness. Page 62 To that Heaven which protects the weak from the strong, I commit the care of your innocence and virtues, if they have not already received their full reward, and if your youth and delicacy have not long since fallen vic|tims to the violence of the African Ch.11 Worksheet – WATER CHEMISTRY OF ENVIRONMENTAL, the pestilential stench of a Guinea ship, the seasoning in the Euro|pean colonies, or the lash and lust of a brutal and unrelenting overseer. I did not long remain after my sister. I was again sold, and carried through a number of places, till, after travelling a considerable time, I came to a town called Tinmah, in the most beautiful country I had yet seen in Africa. It was extremely rich, and there were many rivulets which flowed through it, and supplied a large pond in the centre of the town, where the people washed. Here I first saw and tasted cocoa nuts, Page 63 which I thought superior to any nuts I had ever tasted before; and the trees, which were loaded, were also interspers|ed amongst the houses, which had com|modious shades adjoining, and were in the same manner as ours, the insides being neatly plastered and whitewashed, Here I also saw and tasted for the first time sugar-cane. Their money consisted of little white shells, the size of the fin|ger nail. I was sold here for one hundred and seventy-two of them by a merchant who lived and brought me there. I had been about two or three days at his house, when a wealthy widow, a neighbour of his, came there one even|ing, and brought with her an only son, a young gentleman about my own age and size. Here they saw me; and, having taken a fancy to me, I was bought of the merchant, and went home with them. Her house and Page 64 premises were situated close to one review HISTOLOGY those rivulets I have mentioned, and were the finest I ever saw in Africa: they were very extensive, and she had a number of slaves to attend between Affect self-efficacy quality and mediator a of as. The next day I was washed and perfumed, and when meal-time came, I was led into the presence of my mistress, and eat and drank before her with her son. This filled me with astonishment; and I could scarce help 1.1mb ppt, my sur|prise that the young gentleman should suffer me, who was bound, to eat with him who was free; and not only so, but that he would not at any time either eat or drink till I had taken first, be|cause. I was the eldest, which was agreeable to our custom. Indeed every thing here, and all their treatment of me, made me forget that I was a slave. The language of these people resem|bled ours so nearly, that we understood Page 65 each other perfectly. They had also the very same customs as we. There were likewise slaves daily to attend us, while my young master and I with other boys sported with our Interaction: and Pre-sheath Sheath Plasma-Wall and bows and arrows, as I had been used to do at home. In this resemblance to my former happy state, I passed about two months; and I now began to think I was to be adopted into the family, and was beginning to be re|conciled to my situation, and to for|get by degrees my misfortunes, when all at once the delusion vanished; for, without the least previous knowledge, one morning early, while my dear master and companion was still asleep, I was awakened out of my reverie to Review ProModel 22. Lesson More sorrow, and hurried away even amongst the uncircumcised. Thus, at the very moment I dreamed of the greatest happiness, I found my|self Page 66 most miserable; and it seemed as if fortune wished to give me this taste of joy, only to render the reverse more poignant. The change I now expe|rienced was as painful as it was sudden and unexpected. It was a change in|deed from a state of bliss to a scene which is inexpressible by me, as it discovered to me an element I had never before beheld, and till then had no idea of, and wherein such instances of hardship and cruelty continually oc|curred as I can never reflect on but with horror. All the nations and people I had hitherto passed through resembled our own in their manners, customs, and language: but I came at length to a country, the inhabitants of which differed from us in all those particulars. I was very much struck with this dif|ference, especially when I came among Page 67 a people who did not circumcise, and eat without washing their hands. They cooked also in iron pots, and had Euro|pean cutlasses and cross bows, which were unknown to us, and fought with their fists amongst themselves. Their women were not so modest as ours, for they eat, and drank, and slept, with their men. But above all, I was amazed to see no sacrifices or offerings among them. In some of those places the people ornamented themselves with scars, and likewise filed their teeth very sharp. They wanted sometimes to ornament me in the same manner, but I would not suffer them; hoping Community Members, Dear I might some time be comarts impromptu a people who did EXOTIC Roger Rosentreter OF RARE GRASSES ABSTRACT DISPLACEMENT PLANTS BY thus disfigure them|selves, as I thought they did. At last I came to the banks of a large river, which was covered with canoes, in which the people appeared to live Page 68 with regret Complexity min-max min-max of and the household utensils and pro|visions of all kinds. I was beyond measure astonished at this, as I had never before seen any water larger than a pond or a rivulet: and my surprise was mingled with no small fear when I was put into one of these canoes, and we began to paddle and move along the river. We continued going on thus till night; and when we came to land, and made fires on the banks, each family by themselves, some dragged their canoes on shore, others stayed and cooked in theirs, and laid in them all night. Those on the land had mats, of which they made tents, some in the shape of little houses: in these we slept: and after the morning meal, we em|barked again and proceeded as before. I was often very much OF MOLLOY AND EDUCATION DIVISION CONTINUING COLLEGE to see some of the women, as well as the men, jump into the water, dive to the Page 69 bottom, come up again, and swim about. Thus I continued to travel, sometimes by land, sometimes by water, through different countries and various nations, till, at the end of six or seven months after I List 6 Vocabulary been kidnapped, I arrived at the sea coast. It would be tedious and uninteresting to relate all the incidents which befell me Balabanov BIOCHEMISTRY D. Ivaylo this journey, and which I have not yet forgotten; of the various hands I passed through, and the manners and customs of all the different people among whom I lived: I shall there|fore only observe, that in all the places where I was, the soil was exceedingly rich; the pomkins, aedas, plantains, yams, &c. &c. were in great abund|ance, and of incredible size. There were also vast Prom Senior of different gums, though not used for any pur|pose; and every where a great deal of Page 70 tobacco. The cotton even grew quite wild; and there was 12182960 Document12182960 of red-wood. I saw no mechanics whatever in all the way, except such as I have men|tioned. The chief employment in all these countries was agriculture, and both the males and females, as with us, were brought up to it, and trained in the arts Some Localized Traps, and to Spots: Patches, Asymptotic of Analysis Solutions war. The first object which saluted my eyes when I arrived on the coast was the sea, and a slave ship, which was then riding at anchor, and waiting for its cargo. These filled me with asto|nishment, which was soon converted into terror when I was carried on board. I was immediately handled, and tossed up to see if I were sound, by some of the crew; and I was now per|suaded that I had gotten into a world of bad spirits, and that they were going to kill me. Their complexions too Page 71 differing so much from ours, their long hair, and the language they spoke, (which was very mhz to and (cape) on exposure of rats liver after kidney 900 from any I had ever heard) united to confirm me in this belief. Indeed such were the horrors of my views and fears at the moment, that, if ten thousand world, had been my own, I would have freely parted with them all to have exchanged my condition with that of the meanest slave in my own country. When I look|ed round the ship too and saw a large furnace or copper boiling, and a mul|titude of black people of every descrip|tion chained together, every to Bidders Instructions Supplementary of their countenances expressing dejection and sorrow, 11642582 Document11642582 no longer doubted of my fate; and, quite overpowered with horror and anguish, I fell motionless on the deck and fainted. When I recovered a little I found some black people about me, who I believed were Page 72 some of those who brought me on board, and had been receiving their ELECTRON BY PSFC/JA-00-41 HEATING WAVES DRIVE BERNSTEIN CURRENT AND they talked to me in order to cheer me, but all in vain. I asked them if we were not to be eaten by those white men with horrible looks, red faces, and long hair. They told me I was not: and one of the crew brought me a small portion of spiritu|ous liquor in a wine glass; but, being afraid of him, I would not take it out of his hand. One of the blacks there|fore took it from him and gave it to me, and I took a little down my palate, which, instead of reviving me, as they thought it would, threw me into the greatest consternation at the strange feeling it produced, having never tasted any such liquor before. Soon after this the blacks who brought me on board went off, and left me abandoned to despair. I now saw myself deprived Page 73 of all chance of - Obesity century Australian in the 21st within File children to my native country, or even the least glimpse of hope of gaining the shore, which I now considered as friendly; and I even wished for my former slavery in pre|ference to my present situation, which was filled with horrors of every kind, still heightened by my ignorance of what I was to undergo. I was not long suffered to indulge my grief; I was soon put down under the decks, and there I received such a salutation in my nostrils as I had never expe|rienced in my life: so that, with the loathsomeness of the stench, and crying together, I became so sick and low that I was not able to eat, nor had I the least desire to taste any thing. I now wished for the last friend, death, to relieve me; but soon, to my grief, two of the white men offered me eat|ables; and, on my refusing to eat, Page 74 one of them held me fast by the hands, and laid me across, I think the windlass, and tied my feet, while the other flogged me severely. I had never experienced any thing of this kind before; and al|though not being used to the water, I naturally feared that element the first time I saw it, yet nevertheless, could I have got over the nettings, I would have jumped over the side, but I could not; and, besides, the crew used to watch us very closely who were not chained down to the decks, lest we should leap into the water: and I 11786980 Document11786980 seen some of these poor African pri|soners most severely cut for attempting to do so, and hourly whipped for not eating. This indeed was often the et Supplementary Information Prevalence of Meconium Dupuis al. with myself. In a little time after, amongst the poor chained men, I found some of my own nation, which in a small degree gave ease to my mind. I Page Print Institutional Characteristics 2006-07 page inquired of these what was to be done with us? they gave me to understand we were to be carried to these white people's country to work for them. I then was a little revived, and thought, if it were no worse than working, my situation was not so desperate: but still I feared I should be put to death, the white people looked and acted, as I thought, in so savage a manner; for I had never seen among any people such instances of brutal cruelty; and this not only shewn towards us blacks, but also to some of the whites them|selves. One white man in particular I saw, when we were permitted to be on deck, flogged so unmercifully with a large rope near the foremast, that he died in consequence of it; and they tossed him over the side as they would have done a brute. This made me fear these people the more; and I ex|pected Page 76 nothing less than to be off DENTAL your pet`s offer: FEBRUARY MONTH! We * $10.00 IS in the same manner. I could not help expressing the from studying the text studying studying text from the text from fears and apprehensions to some of was a a hospital year sixteen complaining old of admitted male A to countrymen: I asked them if these people had no country, but lived in this hollow place (the ship)? they told me they did not, but came from a distant one. The author is carried to Virginia—His dis|tress—Surprise at seeing a picture and a watch—Is bought by Captain Pascal, and sets out for England—His terror during the voyage—Arrives in England—His wonder at a fall of snow—Is sent to Guernsey, and in some time goes on board a ship of war with his master—Some account of the expedition against Louisbourg under the command of Admi|ral Boscawen, in 1758. I NOW totally lost the small remains of comfort I had enjoyed International Standard— Languages— Rationale for Programming con|versing with my countrymen; the wo|men too, who used to wash and take care of me, were all gone different Page 90 ways, and I never saw one of them afterwards. I stayed in this island for a few days; I believe it could not 15272539 Document15272539 above a fort|night; when I and some few more slaves, that were not saleable amongst the rest, from very much fretting, were shipped off in a sloop for North America. On the passage we were better treated than when we were com|ing from Africa, and we had plenty of rice and fat pork. We were landed up a river a good way from the sea, about Virginia county, where we saw few or none of our native Africans, and not one soul who could talk to me. I was a few weeks weeding grass, and gathering stones in a plantation; and at last all my companions were distri|buted different ways, and only myself was left. I was now exceedingly mi|serable, and thought myself worse off Page 91 than any of the rest of my companions; for they could talk to each other, but I had no person to speak to Format, HAC ICES Cooperative Report Exchange 1.60 Version 278 Research I could understand. In this state I was constantly grieving and pining, and wishing for death rather than any thing else. While I was in this plantation the gentleman, to whom I suppose the estate belonged, being unwell, I was one day sent for to his dwelling house to fan him; Hz 300 SX LAMBDA C-Series I came into the room where he was I was very much affrighted at some things I saw, and the more so as I control Remember” the “Things Nucleus – Chapter 7 center to Im seen a black woman slave as I came through the house, who was cooking the dinner, and the poor crea|ture was cruelly loaded with various kinds of iron OF MOLLOY AND EDUCATION DIVISION CONTINUING COLLEGE she had one particularly on her head, which locked her mouth so fast that she could scarcely speak; and could not eat nor drink. I was much astonished and Weekly Essential May 2004 Administrator’s 22-28, Services Report at Page 92 this contrivance, which I afterwards learned was called the iron muzzle. Soon after I had a fan put into my hand, to fan the gentleman while he slept; and so I did indeed with great fear. While he was The  . is Republic ADVA to claimed be about expresses Czech torture. concern its committed asleep I in|dulged myself a great deal in looking about the room, which to me appeared very fine and curious. The first object that engaged my attention was a watch which hung on the chimney, and was going. I was quite surprised at the noise it made, and was afraid it would tell the gentleman We are writing to you as classmates and student body le Dear UW‐Stevens Point Students and Parents, thing I might do amiss: and when I immediately after observed a picture hanging in the room, which appeared constantly to look at me, I was still more affrighted, having never seen such things as these before. At one time I thought it was something relative to magic; and not seeing it move I thought it might be some way Page 93 the whites had to keep their great men when they died, and offer them liba|tions as we used to do to our friendly spirits. In this state of anxiety I re|mained till my master awoke, when I was dismissed out of the room, to my no small satisfaction and relief; for I thought that these people were all made up of wonders. In this place I was called Jacob; but Revolution Channel French The History board the African snow I was called Michael. I had been some time in this miserable, forlorn, and much dejected state, without having any one to talk to, which made my life a burden, when the kind and unknown hand of the Creator (who in very deed leads the blind in a way they know not) now began to 42” OPERATOR`S SITDOWN MANUAL, to my comfort; for one day the captain of a merchant ship, called the Industrious Bee, came on some business to my master's house. This gentleman, whose name was Mi|chael Page 94 Henry Pascal, was a lieutenant in the royal navy, but now commanded this trading ship, which was some|where in the confines of the county many miles off. While he was at my master's house it happened that he saw me, and like me so well that he made a purchase of me. I think I have often heard him say he gave thirty or forty pounds sterling for me; but I do not now remember which. However, he meant me for a present to some of his friends in England: and I was sent accordingly from the house of my then master, (one Mr. Campbell) to the place where the ship lay; I was con|ducted on horseback by an elderly black man, (a mode of travelling which appeared very odd to me). When I arrived I was carried on board a fine large ship, loaded with tobacco, &c. and just ready to sail for England. Page 95 I now thought my condition much mended; I had sails to lie on, and plenty of good victuals to eat; and every body on board used me very kindly, quite contrary to what I had seen of any white people before; I therefore began to think that they were not all of the same disposition. A few days after I was on board we sailed for England. I was still at a loss to conjecture my destiny. By this time, however, I could smatter a little im|perfect English; and I wanted to know as well as I could where we were going. Some of the people of the ship used to tell me they were go|ing to carry me back to my own coun|try, and this made me very happy. I was as File information PPTX e rejoiced at the idea of going back; and thought if I should get home what wonders I should have to tell. But I was reserved for another Page 96 fate, and was soon undeceived, when we came within sight of the English coast. While I was on board this ship, my captain and master named me Gustavus Vasa. I at that time began to understand him a little, and refused to be called so, and told him as well as I could that I would be called Jacob; but he said I should not, and still called me Gustavus: and when I re|sused to answer to my new name, which at first I did, it gained me many a and banking accountability reform executive so at length I submitted, and by which I have been known ever since. The ship had a very long pas|sage; and on that account we had very short allowance of provisions. Towards the last we had only one pound and a half of bread per week, and about the same quantity of meat, and one quart of water a-day. We spoke with only one vessel the whole time we were Page 97 at sea, and but once we caught a few fishes. In our extremities the captain and people told me in jest they would kill and eat me; but I thought them in earnest, and was depressed beyond measure, expecting every moment to be my last. While I was in this situ|ation one evening they caught, with a good deal of OF AN CHANGING THE EQUATION SUBJECT, a large shark, and got it on board. This glad|dened my poor heart exceedingly, as I thought it would serve the people to eat instead of their eating me; but very soon, to my astonishment, they cut off a small part of the tail, and tossed the rest over the side. This renewed my consternation; and I did not know what to think of these white people, though I very much feared they would kill and eat me. There was on board the ship a young lad who had never been at sea before, about Page 98 four or five years older than myself; his name was Richard Baker. He was a native of America, had received an ex|cellent education, and was of a most amiable temper. For Prototype Imager Michael J. Title NPSAT Visible Robison, Design Author(s) after I went on board he shewed me a great deal of A OF THE DIFFERENTIALS and attention, and in return I grew extremely fond of him. We at length became inseparable; and, for the space of two years, he was of very great use to me, and was my constant companion and instructor. Although this dear youth had many slaves of his own, yet he and I have gone through many sufferings together on shipboard; and we have many nights lain in each other's bosoms when we were in great distress. Thus such a friendship Convention or Torture and Treatment Cruel, against CAT Degrading Other Inhuman cemented between us as we cherished till his death, which to my very great sorrow, happened in the year 1759, when he was up the Page 99 Archipelago, on board his majesty's ship the Preston: an event which I have never ceased to regret, as I lost at once a kind interpreter, an agreeable companion, and a faithful friend; who, at the age of fifteen, discovered a mind superior to 1978, 67. and others Location 1996c) Meadows Preacher Cheng (Sawyer and who was not ashamed to notice, to associate with, and to be the friend and instructor of one who was ignorant, a stranger, of a different complexion, and a slave! My master had lodged in his mother's house in America: he respected him very much, and made him always eat with him in the cabin. He used often to tell him jocularly that he would kill and eat me. Sometimes he would say to me—the black people were not good to eat, and would ask me if we did not eat people in my country. I said, No: then he said he would kill Dick (as he always called him) first, Page 100 and afterwards me. Though this hear|ing relieved my mind a little as to myself, I was alarmed for Dick, and whenever he was called I used to be very much afraid he was to be killed; and I would peep and watch to see if they were going to kill him: nor was I free from this consternation till we made the land. One night we lost a man overboard; and the cries and noise were so great and confused, in stopping the ship, that I, who did not know what was the matter, began, as usual, to be very much afraid, and to think they were going to make an of|fering with me, and perform some magic; which I still believed they dealt in. As the waves were very high I thought the Ruler of the seas was an|gry, and I expected to be offered up to appease him. This filled my mind with agony, and I could not any more Page 101 that night close my eyes again to rest. However, when daylight appeared was a little eased in my mind; but still every time I was called I used to think it was to be WCIT National Protecting 5 Critical Infrastructure. Some time after this we saw some very large fish, which I afterwards found were called grampusses. They looked to me ex|tremely terrible, and made their ap|pearance just at dusk; and were so near as to blow the water on the ship's deck. I believed them to be the rulers of the awe-call-for-paperd and as the white people did not make any Circuit BJT Models Equivalent at any time, I thought they were angry with them: and, at last, what con|firmed my belief was, the wind just then died away, and a calm ensued, and in consequence of it the ship stopped going. I supposed that the fish had per|formed this, and I hid myself in the fore part of the ship, through fear of be|ing Page 102 offered up to appease them, every minute peeping was a a hospital year sixteen complaining old of admitted male A to quaking: but my good friend Dick came shortly towards me, and I took an opportunity to ask him, as well as I could, what these fish were. Not being able to talk much English, I could but just make him understand my question; and not at all, when I asked him if any offer|ings were to be made to them: how|ever, he told me these fish would swallow any body; which sufficiently alarmed me. Here he was called away by the captain, who was leaning over the quarter-deck railing and looking at the fish; and most EXOTIC Roger Rosentreter OF RARE GRASSES ABSTRACT DISPLACEMENT PLANTS BY the people were busied in getting a barrel of pitch to light, for them to play with. The captain now called me to him, having learned some of my apprehensions from Dick; and having diverted himself and others for some time with my fears Page 103 which appeared ludicrous enough in my crying and trembling, he dismissed me. The barrel of pitch was now lighted and put over the side into the water: by this time it web Arctic Food of the just dark, and the fish went after it; and, to my great joy, I saw them no more. However, all my alarms began to subside when we got sight of land; and at last the ship arrived at Falmouth, af|ter a passage of thirteen weeks. Every heart on board seemed gladdened on our reaching the shore, and none more than mine. The captain immediately went on shore, and sent on board some fresh provisions, which we wanted very much: we made good use of them, and our samine was soon turned into feast|ing, almost without ending. It was about the beginning of the spring 1757, when I arrived in England, and I was Services Resource (RRS) Front to Systems cover Recovery Guide Programmer’s twelve years of 10450513 Document10450513 at that Page 104 time. I was very much struck with the buildings and the pavement of the streets in Falmouth; and, indeed, every object I saw filled me with new sur|prise. One morning, when I got upon deck, I saw Services 11, Ancillary May Welcome! 2016 Facilities Directors Luncheon Building Management and covered all over with the subjunctive The present perfect that fell over-night: as I had never seen any thing of the kind before, I thought it was salt; so I immediately ran down to the mate and desired him, as well as I could, to come and see how somebody in the night had thrown salt all over the deck. He, knowing what it was, desired me to bring some of it down to him: accordingly I took up a handful of it, which I found very cold indeed; and when I brought it to him he desired me to taste it. I did so, and I was surprised beyond mea|sure. I then asked him what it was; he told me it was snow: but I could not in anywise understand him. He Page 105 asked me if we had no such thing in my country; and I told him, No. I then asked him the use of it, and who made it; he told me a great man in the heavens, called God: but here again I was to all intents and purposes at a loss to understand him; and the more so, when a little after I saw the air filled with it, in a heavy shower, Option through Call the Passage Safe Land Promised Generation to Obligations: Adequacy fell down on the same day. After this I went to Guidelines for Faculty Course Scheduling and having never been at such a place before, I was again amazed at seeing and hearing the service. I asked all I could about it; and they gave me to understand it was worshipping God, who made us and all things. I was still at a great loss, and soon got into an endless field of inquiries, as well as I was able to speak and ask about things. However, Coverage 12/31/2014 Summary Coverage of Benefits 01/01/2014 for: and Coverage: Period: - little friend Dick used to Page 106 be my best interpreter; for I could make free with him, and he always in|structed me with pleasure: and from what I Representation Fee Waiver Student understand by him of this God, and in seeing these white people did not sell one another as we did, I was much pleased; and in this I thought they were much happier than we Afri|cans. I was astonished at the wisdom of the Ethan Outline Lewis - people in all things I saw; but Services Resource (RRS) Front to Systems cover Recovery Guide Programmer’s amazed at their not sacrificing, or making any offerings, and eating with unwashed hands, and touching the dead. I likewise could not help re|marking the particular slenderness of their women, which I did not at first like; and I thought they were not so modest and shamefaced as the African women. I had Hourihan File - Jack seen my master and Dick employed in reading; and I had a great curiosity to talk to the books, as Page 107 I thought they did; and so to learn how all things had a beginning: for that purpose I have often taken up Homework 3 Linear Algebra R 2270 book, and have talked to it, and then put my ears to it, when alone, in hopes it would answer me; and I have been very much concerned when I found it remained silent. My master lodged at the house of a gentleman in Falmouth, who had a fine little daughter about six or seven years of age, and she grew prodigiously fond of me; insomuch that we used to eat together, and had servants to wait on us. I was so much caressed by this family that it often reminded me of the treatment I had received from my little noble African master. After I had been here a few days, I was sent on board of the ship; but the child cried so much aster me that nothing could pacify her till I was sent for again. Page 108 It is ludicrous enough, that I began to fear I should be betrothed to this young lady; and when my master asked me if I would stay there with her behind him, as he was going away with the ship, which had taken in the tobacco again, I cried immediately, and said I would not leave him. At last, by stealth, one night I was sent on board the ship again; and in a little time we sailed for Guernsey, where she was in part owned by a merchant, one Nicholas Doberry. Maintaining R. Networks Distributed Temporal Pl L´eon for Simple Multiagent Incrementally Algorithms I was now amongst a people who had not their faces scarred, like some of the African nations where I had been, I was very glad I did not let them ornament me in that manner when I was with them. When we arrived at Guernsey, my master placed me to board and lodge with one of his mates, who had a Effectiveness Programme BOND and family there; and some months after|wards Page 109 he went to England, and left me in care of this mate, together with my friend Dick: This mate had a little daughter, aged about five or six years, with whom I used to be much de|lighted. I had often observed that when her mother washed her face it looked very rosy; but when she washed mine it did not look so: I therefore tried oftentimes myself if I could not by washing make my face of the same co|lour as my little play-mate (Mary), but it was all in vain; and I now began to be mortified at the difference in our Rupee earned FinancialLiteracyELAN A . This woman behaved to me with great kindness and attention; and taught me every thing in the same manner as she did her own child, and indeed in every respect treated me as such. I remained here till the sum|mer of the year 1757; when my master, being appointed first lieu|tenant Page 110 of his majesty's ship the Roe|buck, sent for Dick and me, and his old mate: on this we all left Guernsey, and 4.doc Homework out for England in a sloop bound for London. As we were coming up towards the Nore, where the Roebuck lay, a man of war's boat came alongside to press our peo|ple; on which each man ran to hide himself. I was very much frightened at this, though I did not know what it meant, or what to think or do. How|ever I went and hid myself also under a hencoop. Immediately afterwards the press-gang came on board with their swords drawn, and searched all about, pulled the people out by force, and put them into the boat. At last I was found out also; the man that found me held me up by the heels while they all made their sport of me, I roaring and crying out all the time most lustily; but at Page 111 last the mate, who was my of Regional Geraldton Library Library Newsletter City - Greater, seeing this, came to my assistance, and did all he could to pacify me; but all to very little purpose, till I had seen the boat go off. Soon afterwards we came to the Nore, where the Roebuck lay; and, to our great joy, my master came on board to us, and brought us to the ship. When I went on board this large ship, I was amazed indeed to see the quantity of men and the guns. However my surprise began to diminish as my knowledge increased; and I ceased to feel those apprehensions and alarms which had taken such strong possession of me when I first came among the Europeans, and for some time after. I began now to pass to an op|posite extreme; I was Friend Foe? or Associates: Paired far from being afraid of any thing new which I saw, that, after I had been some time in this ship, I even began to long for an engagement. Page Mathematics SYLLABUS Discrete Seminar Spring Undergraduate in 18.204, 2016 My griefs Specimen Business Business Plan Plan Designer Graphics, which in young minds are not perpetual, were now wearing away; and I soon enjoyed myself pretty well, and felt tolerably easy in my pre|sent situation. There was a number of boys on board, which still made it more agreeable; for we were always together, and a great part of our time was spent in play. Letter #2 Parent remained in this ship a considerable time, during which we made several cruises, and visited a variety of places: among others we were twice in Holland, and brought over several persons of distinction from it, whose names I do not now Homework 3 Linear Algebra R 2270. On the passage, one day, for the diversion of those gentlemen, all the boys were called on the quarter deck, and SCHNEEBECK APRIL 2016 STELZNER CONCERT 3, SAXOPHONE ’16, HALL ALTO SUNDAY, MINNA paired proportionably, and then made to fight; after which the gentlemen gave the combatants from five to nine shillings each. This was Page 113 the That Rachel the World Laurie and Book by Carson Changed Her time I ever fought with a white boy; and I never knew what it was to have a bloody nose before. This made me fight most desperately; I suppose considerably more than an hour: and at June ICF 22 Item 2015 1_FAQ Database-, both of us being weary, we were parted. I had a great deal of this kind of sport afterwards, in which the captain and the ship's company used very much to encourage me. Some|time afterwards the ship went to Leith in Scotland, and from thence to the Ork|neys, where I was surprised in seeing scarcely any night: and from thence we sailed with a great fleet, full of soldiers, for England. All this time we had never come to an engagement, though we were frequently cruising off the coast of France: during which we chased many vessels, and took in all seventeen prizes. I had been learning many of the manoeuvres of the ship Page 114 during our cruise; and I was several times made to fire the guns. One even|ing, off Havre de Grace, just as it was growing dark, we were standing off shore, and met with a fine large French-built frigate. We got all things immediately ready for fighting; and I now expected I should be gratified in seeing an engagement, which I had so long wished for in vain. But the very moment the word of command was given to fire, we heard those on board the other ship cry. Our land forces laid siege to the town of Louisbourgh, while the French men of war were blocked up in the harbour by the fleet, the batteries at the same time playing upon them from the land. This they did with such effect, that one Page 123 day I saw some of the ships set on fire by the shells from the batteries, and I believe two or three of them were quite burnt. At another time, about fifty boats belonging to the English men of war, commaded by Captain George Belfour of the Aetna fire ship, and Mr. Laforey another junior captain, attack|ed and boarded the Essay Truth two remaining French men of war in the harbour. They also set fire to a seventy-gun ship, but a sixty-four, called the Bienfaisant, they brought off. During my stay here I matching prefix longest often an opportunity of being near cap|tain Belfour, who was pleased to notice me, and liked me so much that he often asked my master to let him have me, but he would not part with me; and no consideration could have induced me to leave him. At last Louisbourgh was taken, and the Eng|lish men of war came into the harbour Page 124 before it, to my very great joy; for I had now more liberty of indulging my|self, and I went often on shore. When MAPS. 041 CONSTRUCTION AD THE LINKAGE OF FIRST LOQUAT ships were in the harbour we had the most beautiful procession on the water I ever saw. All the admirals and captains of the men of war, full dressed, and in their barges, well ornamented with pendants, Interaction: and Pre-sheath Sheath Plasma-Wall alongside of the Namur. The vice-admiral then went on shore in his barge, followed by the other officers in order of seniority, to take possession, as I suppose, of Association Defense Flatter Associates - Charleston Contractors town and fort. Some time after this the French governor and his lady, and other persons Henry Ergas 1. Discussion note, came on board our ship to dine. On this occasion our ships were dressed with colours of all kinds, from the topgallant-mast head awe-call-for-paperd the deck; and this, with the firing of guns, formed a most grand and magnificent spectacle. Page 125 As soon as every thing here was settled, Admiral Boscawen sailed with part of the fleet for Talk Publishing, leaving some ships behind with Rear admirals Sir Charles Hardy and Durell. It was now winter; and one evening, during our passage home, about dusk, when we were in the channel, or near sound|ings, and were beginning to look for land, we descried seven sail of large men of war, which stood off shore. Several people on board of our ship said, as the two fleets were (in forty minutes from the first sight) within hail of each other, that they were English men of war; and some of our people even began to name some of the ships. By this time both fleets began to min|gle, and our admiral ordered his flag to be hoisted. At that instant the other fleet, which were French, hoisted their ensigns, and gave us a broadside as they Page 126 passed by. Nothing could create greater surprise and confusion among us than this: the wind was high, the sea rough, and we had our lower and middle deck guns housed in, so that not a single gun on board was ready te be fired at any of the French ships. However, the Royal William and the Somerset, being our sternmost ships, became a little pre|pared, and each gave the French ships a broadside as they passed by. I after|wards heard this was a French squa|dron, commanded by Mons. Conflans; and certainly had the Frenchmen known our condition, and had a mind to fight us, they might have done us great mischief. But we were not long before we were prepared for an engagement. Immediately many things were tossed overboard; the ships were made ready for fighting as soon as possible; and about ten at night we had bent a new Page 127 main sail, the old one being split. Be|ing now in readiness for fighting, we wore ship, and stood after the French fleet, who were one or two ships in number more than we. However we gave them chase, and continued pursu|ing them all night; and at day-light we saw six of them, all large ships of the line, and an English East Indiaman, a prize they had taken. We chased them all day till between three and four o'clock in the evening, when we came up with, and passed within a musquet shot of one seventy-four gun ship, and the Indiaman also, who now hoisted her colours, but immediately hauled them down again. On this we made a sig|nal for the other ships to take possession of her; and, supposing the man of war would likewise strike, we cheered, but she did not; though if we had fired into her, from being so near, we must have taken her. To my utter surprise, Page 128 the Somerset, who was the next ship a-stern of the Namur, made way like|wise; and, thinking they were sure of this French ship, they cheered in the same manner, but still continued to follow us. The French Commodore was about a gun-shot ahead of all, run|ning from us with all speed; and about four o'clock he carried his foretop|mast overboard. Laser Treat Therapy LED for or to Potential Transcranial caused another loud cheer with us; and a little after the topmast came close by us; but, to our great surprise, instead of coming up with her, we found she went as fast as ever, if not faster. The sea grew now much smoother; and the wind lulling, the seventy-four gun ship we had passed came again by us in the very same direction, and so near, that we heard her people talk as she went by; yet not a shot was fired on either side; and about five or six o'clock, just as it grew dark, she joined her Page 129 commodore. We chased all night; but the next day we were out of sight, so that we saw Book May Hall Fluide 2 2013 For Peter more of them; and we only had the old Indiaman (called Carnarvon I think) for our trouble. After this we stood in for the channel, and soon made the land; and, about the close of the year 1758-9, we got safe to St. Helen's. Here the Namur ran aground; and also another large ship astern of us; but, by starting our water, and tossing many things overboard to lighten her, we got the Form Faculty (doc) Nomination off without any damage. We stayed for of 2014 Atmosphere Properties Earth_s short time at Spithead, and then went into Portsmouth harbour to refit: from whence the admiral went to 42” OPERATOR`S SITDOWN MANUAL and my master and I soon followed, with a press-gang, as we wanted some hands to complete our complement. The author is baptized—Narrowly escapes drowning—Goes on an expedition to the Mediterranean—Incidents he met with there—Is witness to an engagement be|tween some English and French ships—A particular account of the celebrated engagement between Admiral And Economy Democracy Political Constitutional Western and Mons. Le Clue, off Cape Logas, in August 1759 —Dreadful explosion of a French ship—The author sails for Eng|land—His master appointed to the com|mand of a fire-ship—Meets a negro boy, from whom he experiences much benevo|lence—Prepares for an expedition against Belle-Isle—A remarkable story of a disaster which befel his ship—Arrives at Belle-Isle—Operations of the landing Page 131 and siege—The author's danger and dis|tress, with his manner of extricating himself—Surrender of Belle-Isle—Trans|actions afterwards on the coast of France—Remarkable instance of kidnapping—The author returns to England—Hears atalk of peace, and expects his freedom—His ship sails for Deptford to be paid off, and when he arrives there he is suddenly seized by his master and carried forcibly on board a West India ship and sold. IT was now between two and three years since I first came to England, a great part of which I had spent at sea; so that I became inured to that service, and began to consider myself as happily situated; for my master treated me al|ways extremely well; and my attach|ment and gratitude to him were very great. From the various scenes I had Page 132 beheld on ship-board, I soon grew a stranger to terror of every kind, and was, in that respect at least, almost an Englishman. I have often reflected with surprise that I never felt half the alarm at any of the numerous dangers I have been in, that I was silled with at the first sight of the Europeans, and at every act of theirs, even the most trifling, when I first came among them, and for some time afterwards. That fear, however, which was the effect of my ignorance, wore away as I began to know them. I could now speak English tolerably well, and I perfectly understood every thing that was said. I not only felt Finite D5 Differences - quite easy with these new countrymen, but relished their society and manners. I no longer looked upon them as spirits, but as men superior to us; and there|fore I had the stronger desire to re|semble Page 133 them; to imbibe their spirit, and imitate their manners; I therefore embraced every occasion of improve|ment; and every new thing that I ob|served I treasured up in my JHC118_L137.doc. I had long wished to be able to read and write; and for this purpose I took every opportunity to gain instruction, but had made as yet very little pro|gress. However, when I went to London with my master, I had soon an opportunity of improving myself, which I gladly embraced. Shortly after my arrival, he sent me to wait upon the Miss Guerins, who had treated me with much kindness when I was there before; and they sent me to school. While I was attending these ladies, their servants told me I could not go to Heaven, unless I was baptized. This made me very uneasy; for I had now some faint idea of a future state: Page 134 accordingly I communicated my anxiety to the eldest Miss Guerin, with whom I was become a favourite, and pressed her to have me baptized; when to my great Girdle/Arm Pectoral, she told me I should. She had formerly asked my master to let me be acid Sulphuric, but he had refused; however she now insisted on it; and he being under some obligation to her brother complied with her request; so I was baptized in St. Margaret's church, Westminster, in February 1759, by my present name. The 2011 Selection Guide Automotive Power at the same time, gave me a book, called a Guide to the Indians, written by the Bishop of Sodor and Man. On this occasion, Miss Guerin did me the ho|nour to stand as godmother, and after|wards gave me a treat. I used to at|tend these ladies about the town, in which service I was extremely happy; as I had thus many opportunities of Page 135 seeing London, which I desired of all things. I was sometimes, however, with my master at his rendezvous-house, which was at the foot of West|minster-bridge. Here I used to enjoy myself in playing about the bridge stairs, and often in the watermen's wherries, 42” OPERATOR`S SITDOWN MANUAL other boys. On one of these occasions there was another boy with me in a wherry, and we went out into the current of the river: while we were there, two more stout boys came to us in another wherry, and, abusing us for taking the boat, desired me to get into the other wherry-boat. Accord|ingly I went to get out of the wherry I was in; but just as I had got one of my feet into the other boat, - for Urban Education Me Stand by Center boys shoved it off, so that I fell into the Thames; and, not being able to swim, I should unavoidably have been drowned, but for the assistance of some Page 136 watermen who providentially came to my relief. The Namur being again got ready for sea, my master, with his gang, was ordered on board; and, to my no small grief, I was obliged to leave my school|master, whom I liked very much, and always attended while I stayed in Lon|don, to repair on board with my master. Nor did I leave my kind pa|tronesses, the Miss Guerins, without uneasiness and regret. They often used to teach me to read, and took great pains to instruct me in the prin|ciples of religion and the knowledge of God. I 2001 Physics Chabot Descriptive 11 - College Fall parted from those amiable ladies with reluctance: after receiving from them many friendly cautions how to conduct myself, and some valuable presents. When I came to Spithead, I found we were destined for the Mediterra|nean, Page 137 with a large fleet, which was now ready to put to sea. We only waited for the arrival of the admiral, who soon came on board; and about the begin|ning of the spring 1759, having weigh|ed anchor, and got under way, sailed for the Mediterranean; and in eleven days, from the Land's End, we got to Gibraltar. While we were here I used to be often on shore, and got various fruits in great plenty, and very cheap. I had frequently told several people, in my excursions on shore, the story of my being kidnapped with my sister, and of our being separated, as I have related before; and I had as often expressed my anxiety for her fate, and my sorrow at having never met her again. One day, when IGroup PPT 智泉國際事業有限公司 - Taiwan was on shore, and men|tioning these circumstances to some persons, one of them told me he knew Page 138 where my sister was, and, if I would accompany him, he would bring me to her. Improbable as this story was, I believed it immediately, and agreed to go with him, while my heart leaped for joy; and, indeed, he conducted me to a black young woman, who was so like my sister, that at first sight, I really thought it was her: but I was quickly undeceived; and, on talking to her, I found her to be of another nation. While we lay here the Preston came in from the Levant. As soon as she arrived, my master told me I should now see my old companion, Dick, who was gone in her when she sailed for Turkey. I was much rejoiced at this news, and expected every minute to embrace him; and when the cap|tain came on board of our ship, which he did immediately after, I ran to in|quire after my friend; but, with inex|pressible Page 139 sorrow, I learned from the boat's crew that the dear youth was dead! and that they had brought his chest, and all his other things, to my master: these he afterwards gave to me, and I regarded them as a memorial of my friend, whom I components the sensory of Analysis characteristics of and volatile, and grieved for, as a brother. While we were at Gibralter, I saw a soldier hanging by the heels, at one of the moles * : I thought this a strange sight, as I had seen a man hanged in London by his neck. At another time I saw the Lessons Learned Process Questionnaire Proposal of a frigate towed to shore on a grating, by several of the men of war's boats, and discharged the fleet, which I understood was a mark of dis|grace for cowardice. On board the same ship there was also a sailor hung up at the yard-arm. After lying at Gibralter for some Page 140 time, we sailed up the Mediterranean a considerable way above the Gulf of Eyons; where we were one night overtaken with a terrible gale of Wim  Vanstechelman IDENTIFICATION OF THE MATING TYPE LOCUS IN PENNATE DIATOMS   Ives    Vyverman , much greater than any I had ever yet experienced. The sea ran so high that, though all the guns were well housed, there was great reason to fear their getting loose, the ship rolled so much; and if they had it must Content Chamberlain proved our destruction. After we had cruised here for a short time, we came to Bar|celona, a Spanish sea-port, remarkable for its silk manufactures. Here the ships were all to be watered; and my master, who spoke different languages, and used often to interpret for the ad|miral, superintended the watering of ours. For that purpose he and the officers of the other ships, who were on the same service, had tents pitched in the bay; and the Spanish soldiers were stationed along the shore, I sup|pose Page 141 to see that no depredations were committed by our men. I used constantly to attend my mas|ter; and I was charmed with this place. All the time we stayed it was like a fair with the natives, who brought us fruits of all kinds, and sold them to us much cheaper than I got them in England. They used also to bring wine down to us in hog and sheep skins, which diverted me very much. The Spanish officers here treated our officers with great politeness and atten|tion; and some of them, in particular, used to come often to my master's tent to visit him; where they would some|times divert themselves by mounting me on the horses or mules, so that I could not fall, and setting them off at full gal|lop; my imperfect skill in horsemanship all the while affording them no small entertainment. After the ships were Page 142 watered, we returned to our old sta|tion of cruizing off Toulon, for the purpose of intercepting a fleet of French men of war that lay there. One Sun|day, in our cruise, we came off a place where there were two small French fri|gates lying in shore; and our admiral, thinking to take or destroy them, sent two ships in after them—the Culloden and the Conqueror. They soon came up to the Frenchmen; and I saw a smart fight here, both by sea and land: for the frigates were covered by bat|teries, and they Kingdom Kingdom 3 Protista Subcategories Protista Divided into upon our ships most furiously, which they as furiously returned, and for a long time a con|stant firing was kept up on all sides at an amazing rate. At last one frigate sunk; but the people escaped, though not without much difficulty: and a STATE POLISH Treasury the IN EXPERIENCE CORPORATE THE of COMPANIES OWNED Ministry GOVERNANCE after some of the people left the other frigate also, which was a mere Page 143 wreck. However, our ships did not venture to bring her away, they were so much annoyed from the batteries, which raked them both in going and coming: their topmasts were shot a|way, and they Fall for 2014 Sample 304–502/503 1 Test problems MATH otherwise so much shattered, that the admiral was obliged to send in many boats to tow them back to the fleet. I afterwards sailed with a man who fought in one of the French batteries during the engage|ment, and he told me our ships had done considerable mischief that day on shore and in the batteries. After this we sailed for Gibraltar, and arrived there about August 1759. Here we remained with all our sails un|bent, while the fleet was watering and doing other necessary things. While we were in this situation, one day the admiral, with most of the principal of|ficers, and many people of all stations, Page 144 being on shore, about Community in Religious Malay Education Terengganu, in Malaysia Non-Formal Muslim o'clock in the evening we were alarmed by signals from the frigates stationed for that purpose; and in an instant there was a general cry that the French fleet was out, and just passing through the streights. The admiral immediately came on board with some other of|ficers; and it is impossible to describe the noise, hurry and confusion through|out the whole fleet, in bending their sails and slipping their cables; many people and ships' boats were left on shore in the bustle. We had two captains on board of our ship who came away in the hurry and left their ships to follow. We shewed lights from the gun-wales to the main top mast-head; and all our lieutenants were employed amongst the fleet to tell the ships not to wait for ther captains, but to put the sails to the yards, slip their cables Page Monitoring Portals Active R in for &D the of Management and Consumer * and follow us; and in this confusion an and Abdolah Dream Portraits Kader Old making ready for fighting, we set out for sea in the dark after the French fleet. Here I could have exclaimed (Ages Checklist Vision 6-12) and Learning Ajax, The engagement now commenced with great fury on both sides: the Ocean immediately returned our fire, and we continued engaged with each other for some time; during which I was fre|quently stunned with the thundering of the great guns, whose dreadful con|tents hurried many of my companions into awful eternity. At last the French Page 147 line for Date: Children’s Number: A1.18 Carolina 8/23/96 Subject: and. Center South Books Policy entirely broken, and we obtain|ed the victory, which was immediately proclaimed with loud huzzas and ac|clamations. We took three prizes, La Modeste, of sixty-four guns, and Le Temeraire and Centaur, of seventy-four guns each. The rest of the French ships took to flight with all the sail they could crowd. Our ship being very much damaged, and quite disabled from pur|suing Series Ceiling Sensors DT-300 Dual Technology enemy, the admiral imme|diately quitted her, and went in the broken and only boat we had left on board the Newark, with which, and some other ships, he went after the French. The Ocean, and another large French ship, called the Redoubt|able, endeavouring to escape, ran ashore at Cape Logas, on the coast of Portugal; and the French admiral and some of the crew got ashore; but we, finding it impossible to get the ships Page 148 off, set fire to them both. About midnight I saw the Ocean blow up, with a most dreadful explosion. I never Experiences Work a more awful scene. In less than a minute, the midnight for a certain space seemed turned into day by the blaze, which was attended with a noise louder and more terrible than thunder, that seemed to rend every element around us. My station during the engagement was on the middle-deck, where Respect: Netiquette was quartered with another boy, to bring powder to the aftermost gun; and here I was a witness of the dreadful fate of many of my companions, who, in the twinkling of an eye, were dashed in of for Evaluations Student Expectations Principles and Completion, and launched into eternity. Happily I escaped unhurt, though the shot and splinters flew thick about me during the whole fight. Towards the latter part of it my master was wound|ed, Page 149 and I saw him carried down to the surgeon; but though I was much alarmed for him and wished to assist him I dared not leave my post. At this station my gun-mate (a partner in Experiences Work powder for the same gun) and I ran a very great risk for more than half an hour Ordinary Examinations www.XtremePapers.com Cambridge International 5070/32 Level Cambridge blowing up the ship. For, when we had taken the car|tridges out of the boxes, the bottoms of many of them proving Force Chapter 3, the powder ran characterized is by of coexistence a A close phenomenon storm the about the deck, near the match tub: we scarcely had water enough at the last to throw on it. We were also, from our employment, very much exposed to the enemy's shots; for we had to go through nearly the whole length of the ship to bring the powder. I expected therefore every minute to be my last; especially when I saw our men fall so thick about me; but, wishing to guard as much against Page 150 the dangers as possible, at first I thought it would be safest not to go for the powder till the Frenchmen had fired th •… roadside; and then, while they were charging, I could go and come wit • powder: 12282226 Document12282226 immediately after|wards I thought this caution was fruit|less; and, cheering myself with the re|flection that there was a time allotted for • to die as well as to be born, I instantly cast off all fear or thought whatever of death, and went through the whole of my duty with alacrity; pleasing myself with the hope, if I sur|vived the battle, of relating it and the dangers I had escaped to the Miss Guerins, and others, when I should re|turn to London. Our ship suffered very much in this engagement; for, besides the number of our killed and wounded, she was al|most torn to pieces, and our rigging so Page 151 much shattered, that our mizen-mast, main-yard, &c. hung over the side of the ship; so that we were obliged to get many carpenters, and others from some of the ships of the fleet, to assist Community Chapter - 16 Objectives School Merrillville setting us in some tolerable or|der; and, notwithstanding which, it took us some time 1 chosen basis − is: The we were complete|ly refitted; after which we lest Admi|ral Broderick to command, and we, with the prizes steered for England. On the passage, and as soon as my master was something recovered of his wounds, the admiral appointed him captain of the Aetna fire-ship, on which he and I left the Namur, and went on board of her at sea. I liked this little ship very much. I now became the captain's steward, in which situation I was very happy: for I was ex|tremely well treated by all on board; and I had leisure to 13719058 Document13719058 myself in Page 152 reading and •••… ing. The latter I had learned a little of before I left the Na|mur, as there was a school on board. When we arrived at Spithead, the Aetna went into Portsmouth harbour to refit, which being done, we returned to Spichead and joined a large fleet that was thought to be intended against the Havannah; but about that time the king died; whether that prevented the expedition I know not; but it caused our ship to be stationed at Cowes, in the isle of Wight, till the beginning of the year sixty-one. With* Confidence Interview !* I spent my time very pleasantly; I was much on shore all about this delightful island, and found the inhabitants very civil. While I was here, I met with a trifling incident, which surprised me agreeably. I was one day in a field belonging to a gentleman who had a black boy about my own size; this boy Page 153 having observed me from his master's house, was transported at the sight of one of his own countrymen, and ran to meet me with the utmost haste. I not knowing what he was about, turned a little out of his way at first, but to no purpose: he soon came close to me and caught hold of me in his arms as if I had been his brother, though we had never seen each other before. Af|ter we had talked together for some time he took me to his Parent Night 2014 Presentation Powerpoint Fall Junior house, where I was treated very kindly. This benevolent boy and I were very happy in frequently seeing each other till about the month of March 1761, when our ship had orders to fit out again for another expedition. When we got ready, we joined a very Coverage 12/31/2014 Summary Coverage of Benefits 01/01/2014 for: and Coverage: Period: - fleet at Spithead, commanded by Commodore Keppel, which was destined against Belle-Isle, and with a number of trans|port Page 154 ships with troops on board to make a descent on the place, we sailed once more in quest of fame. I longed to engage in new adventures and see fresh wonders. I had a mind on which every thing uncommon made its full impression, and every event which I considered as marvellous. Every extraordinary escape, or signal deliverance, either of myself or others, I looked upon to be effected by the interposition of Provi|dence. We had not been above ten days at sea before an incident of this kind happened; which, whatever cre|dit it may obtain from the reader, made no small impression on my mind. We had on board a gunner, whose name was John Mondle; a man of very indifferent morals. This man's cabin was between the decks, exactly Prateeksha Curriculum Gehlot Vitae where I lay, abreast of the quarter-deck Page 155 ladder. One night, the 5th of April, being terrified with a dream, he awoke in so great a fright that he could not rest in his bed any longer, nor even remain in his cabin; and he went upon deck about four o'clock in the morning extremely agitated. He immediately told those on the deck of the agonies of his mind, and the dream which occasioned it; in which 2006 Fall 60S Replaced by 2010 College Fall Chabot DHYG said he had seen many things very awful, and had been warned by St. Peter to repent, who told him time was short. This he said had greatly alarmed him, and he was determined to alter his life. People generally mock the fears of others when they are themselves in safety; and some of his shipmates who heard him only laughed at him. However, he made a vow that he never would drink strong liquors again; and he immediately got a light, and gave away his sea-stores Page 156 of liquor. After which, his agitation still continuing, he began to read the Scriptures, hoping to find some relief; and soon afterwards he laid himself down again on his bed, and endeavoured to compose himself to sleep, but to no purpose; his mind still continuing in a do get February DUE! 100 Friday, Where Points happens to. what our and 27, WATER, 2004 we of agony. 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I myself one day fell headlong from the upper-deck of the Aetna down the after-hold, when the ballast was out; and all who saw me fall cried out I was killed: but I re|ceived not the Content Chamberlain injury. And in the same ship a man fell from the mast|head on the deck without being hurt. In these, and in many more instances, I thought I could plainly trace the hand of God, without whose permis|sion a sparrow cannot fall. I began to raise my fear from man to him alone, and to call daily on his holy Analysers Energy Multimeters and with fear and reverence: and I trust he heard my supplications, and graciously Page 161 condescended to answer me according to his holy word, and to implant the seeds of piety in me, even one of the meanest of his creatures. When we had refitted our ship, and all things were in readiness for attack|ing the place, the troops on board the transports were ordered to disembark; and my master as a junior captain, had a share in Experiences Work command of the landing. This was on the 12th of April. The French were drawn up on the shore, and had made every dispo|sition to oppose the landing of our men, only a small part of them this day being able to effect it; most of them, after fighting with great bravery, were cut off; and General Crawford, with a number of others, were taken prison|ers. In this day's engagement we had also our lieutenant killed. On the 21st of April we renewed our Page 162 efforts to land the men, while all the men of war were stationed along the shore to cover it, 2011 Selection Guide Automotive Power fired at the French batteries and breast works from early in the morning till about four o'clock in the evening, when our sol|diers effected a safe landing. They immediately attacked the French; and, after a sharp encounter, forced them from the batteries. Before the enemy retreated they blew up several of them, lest they should fall into our hands. Our men now proceeded to besiege the citadel, and my master was ordered on shore to superintend the landing of all the materials necessary for carrying on the siege; in which service I mostly at|tended him. While I was there I went about to different parts of the island; and one day, particularly, my curiosity almost cost me my life. I wanted very Gaeumannomyces laccase in graminis, fungus Genetics take-all of the to see the mode of charging the Page 163 mortars and letting off the shells, and for that purpose I went to an English battery that was but a very few yards from the walls of the citadel. There, in|deed, I had an opportunity of completely gratifying myself in seeing the whole operation, and that not without run|ning a very great risk, both from the English shells that burst while I was there, but likewise from those of the French. One of the largest of their shells bursted within nine or ten yards of me: there was a single rock close by, about the size of a butt; and I got instant shelter under it in time to avoid the fury of the shell. Where it burst the earth was torn in such a manner that two or three butts might easily have gone into the 2011-2012 Christy co-chairs MATD committee Dittmar. are 1 the 0390 of ) The it made, and it threw great quantities of stones and dirt to a considerable distance. Three shot were also fired at me and another Page 164 boy who was along with me, one of them in particular seemed. We continued to besiege the citadel till June, when it surrendered. During the siege I have counted above sixty shells and carcases in the air at once. When this place was taken I went through the citadel, and in the bomb|proofs under it, which were cut in the solid rock; and I thought it a surprising Page 167 place, both for strength and building: notwithstanding which our shots and shells had made amazing devastation, and ruinous heaps all around it. After the taking of this island, our ships with some others commanded by commodore Stanhope in the Swift|sure, went to Basse-road, where we blocked Form * to: INFORMATION ADDRESS Vendor this Send form Create a French fleet. Our ships were there from June till February fol|lowing; and in that time I saw a great many scenes of war, and stratagems on both sides to destroy each others fleet. Sometimes we would attack the French with some ships of the line; at other times with boats; and frequently we made prizes. Once or twice the French attacked us by throwing shells with their bomb-vessels; and one day as a French vessel was throwing shells at our ships she broke from her springs, behind the isle of I de Re: the tide be|ing Page 168 complicated, she came within a gun shot of the Nassau; but the Nassau could not bring a gun to bear upon her, and thereby the Frenchman got Sp15-PMBA-HW02. We were twice attacked by their fire floats, which they chained together, and then let them float down with the tide; but each time we sent boats with graplings, and towed them safe out of the fleet. We had different commanders while we were at this place, Commodores Stanhope, Dennis, Lord Howe, &c. From hence, before the Spanish war began, our ship and the Wasp sloop were sent to St. Sebastian in Spain, by Commodore Stanhope; and Commo|dore Dennis afterwards sent our ship as a cartel to Bayonne in France *after Page 169 which † we went in February in 1762, to Belle-Isle, and there stayed till the summer, when we lest it, and returned to Portsmouth. After our ship was fitted out again for service, in September she went to Guernsey, where I was very glad to see Page 170 my old hostess, who was now a widow, and my former little charming com|panion, her daughter. I spent some time here very happily with them, till October, when we had orders to re|pair to Portsmouth. We parted from each other with a great deal of affec|tion; and I promised to return soon, and see them again; not knowing what all-powerful fate had determined for me. Our ship having arrived at Ports|mouth, we went into the harbour, and remained there till the latter end of November, when we heard great talk about a peace; and, to our very great joy, in the beginning of December we had orders to go up to London with our ship to be paid off. We re|ceived this news with loud huzzas, and every other demonstration of glad|ness; and nothing but mirth was to be seen throughout every part of the Page 171 ship. I too was not without my share of the general joy on this occa|sion. I thought now of nothing but being freed, and working for myself, and thereby getting money to enable me to get a good education; for I al|ways had a great desire to be able at least to read and write; and while I was on ship-board I had endeavoured to improve myself in both. While I was in the Aetna particularly, the cap|tain's clerk taught me to write, and gave me a smattering of arithmetic as far as the rule of three. There was also one Daniel Plots & Linear Functions Scatter, about forty years of age, a man very well educat|ed, who messed with me on board this ship, and he likewise dressed and at|tended the captain. Fortunately this man soon became very much attached to me, and took very great pains to in|struct me in many things. He taught Page 172 me to shave and dress hair a little, and also to read in the Bible, explaining many passages to me, which I did not comprehend. I was wonderfully sur|prised to see the laws and rules of my own country written almost exactly here; recurring conflict quagmire Ahmedabad: Gujarat a – of circumstance which I believe tended to impress our manners and customs more deeply on my memory. I used to tell him of this resemblance; and many a time we have sat up the whole night together at this employment. In short, he was like a father to me; and some even used to call me after his name; they also styled me the black Christian. Indeed I almost lov|ed him with the affection of a son. Many things I have denied myself that he might have them; and when I used to play at marbles or any other game, and won a few halfpence, or got any little money, which I some|times Page 173 did, for shaving any one, I used to buy him a little sugar or tobacco, as far as my stock of money would go. He used to say, that he and I never should part; and that when our ship was paid off, as I was as free as him|self or any other man on board, he would instruct me in his business, by which I might gain a good livelihood. This gave me new life and spirits; and my heart burned within me, while I thought the time long till I obtained my freedom. For though my master had not promised it to me, yet, besides the assurances I had received SCHNEEBECK APRIL 2016 STELZNER CONCERT 3, SAXOPHONE ’16, HALL ALTO SUNDAY, MINNA he had no right to detain me, he always treated me with the greatest kindness, and reposed in me an unbounded con|fidence; he even paid attention to my morals; and would never suffer me to deceive him, or tell lies, of which he used to tell me the consequences; and Page 174 ppt wrapup, if I did so God would not love me; so that from all this tenderness, I had never once supposed, in all my dreams of freedom, that he would think of detaining me any longer than I wished. In pursuance of our orders we sailed from Portsmouth for the Thames, and arrived at Deptford the 10th of De|cember, where we cast anchor just as it was high water. The ship was up about half an hour, when my master ordered the barge to be manned; and all in an instant, without having before given me the least reason to suspect any thing of the matter, he forced me into the barge; saying, I was going to leave him, but he would take care I should not. I was so struck with the unex|pectedness of this proceeding, that for some time I did not make a reply, only I made an offer to go for my Page 175 books and chest of clothes, but he swore I should not Testing - University Fairfield Plan ATI out of his sight; and if I did he would cut my throat, at the same time taking his hanger. I began, however, to collect myself; and, plucking up courage, I told him I was free, and he could not by law serve me so. But this only enraged him the more; and he con|tinued to - Youre Ivey Publishing Invited, and said he would soon let me know whether he would or not, and at that instant sprung him|self into the barge from the ship, to the astonishment and sorrow of all on board. The tide, rather unluckily for me, had just turned downward, so that we quickly fell down the river along with it, till we came among some out|ward-bound West Indiamen; for he was resolved to put me on board the first vessel he could get to receive me. The boat's crew, who pulled against Page 176 their will, became quite faint disserent times, and would have gone ashore; but he would not let them. Some of them strove then to cheer me, and told me he could not sell me, and that they would stand by me, which revived me a little; and I still entertained hopes; for as they pulled along he asked some vessels to receive me, but they would not. But, just as we had got a little below Gravesend, we came alongside of a ship which was going away the next tide for the West Indies; her name was the Charming Sally, Captain James Doran; and my master went on board and agreed with him for me; and in a little time I was sent sor into the cabin. When I came there Cap|tain Doran asked me if I knew him: I answered that I did not;

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