The Life of Olaudah Equiano Damian Marques Mr.Haws CP English 5 Period 2
2 African Americans bring Equiano on board and leave him there to despair."Soon after this the blacks who brought me on board went off,and left me abandoned to despair(Equiano #3)
I have never seen such instances of brutal cruelty;and this not only shewn towards us blacks(Equiano # 4).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(Equiano #4).
3 African Americans tried to escape the boat for freedom.but when they did try,2 died from drowning and the last one was captured and flogged shortly after his return.
Equiano and 3 other Africans are being sold at an auction after they arrived to their destination alive.
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