Harriet Jacobs Quote

No matter whether the slave girl be as black as ebony or as fair as her mistress. In either case there is no shadow of law to protect her from insult, from violence, or even from death; all these are inflicted by fiends who bear the shape of men.


Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl, 5

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No matter whether the slave girl be as black as ebony or as fair as her mistress. In either case there is no shadow of law to protect her from...

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No matter whether the slave girl be as black as ebony or as fair as her mistress. In either case there is no shadow of law to protect her from...

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No matter whether the slave girl be as black as ebony or as fair as her mistress. In either case there is no shadow of law to protect her from...

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No matter whether the slave girl be as black as ebony or as fair as her mistress. In either case there is no shadow of law to protect her from...