Jupiter Hammon Quote

I suppose I have had more advantages and privileges than most of you, who are slaves have ever known, and I believe more than many white people have enjoyed, for which I desire to bless God, and pray that he may bless those who have given them to me.


America's first Negro poet: the complete works of Jupiter Hammon of Long Island (ed. Associated Faculty Pr Inc, 1983)

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I suppose I have had more advantages and privileges than most of you, who are slaves have ever known, and I believe more than many white people have...

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I suppose I have had more advantages and privileges than most of you, who are slaves have ever known, and I believe more than many white people have...

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I suppose I have had more advantages and privileges than most of you, who are slaves have ever known, and I believe more than many white people have...

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I suppose I have had more advantages and privileges than most of you, who are slaves have ever known, and I believe more than many white people have...