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.