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Updated: 9/16/2020
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  • No my baby!!!
  • Your child is mine
  • Fredrick is separated from his mother at 12 months, and given to another lady.
  • Good, keep doing it
  • When Fredrick was old enough he starts to farm for his owner.
  • Fredrick good to see you again, you have to be quiet or else they will find out.
  • Fredrick's mom would walk 12 miles every night to see him, and comfort him without the owners knowing.
  • Ok i will.
  • Please don't i'm sorry
  • Your about to get whipped
  • Fredrick witnesses his aunt getting beaten and lashed, which makes him scared and afraid.
  • Ahhhh please stop
  • Take that you deserve it
  • Fredrick hides while he sees his aunt get beaten up and lashed by their owner. Getting Traumatized.
  • Asking QuestioThe slave owners did not want to their slaves to know their own birth is because they did not want their slaves to have a individuality in every way possible. Babies were taken from their parents because a bond would cause a lot of problems in the slave industry. Fredrick Douglas probably felt horrified that his aunt was getting beaten up right in front of his own eyes.
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