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Frederick Douglass was born into slavery on Colonel Lloyd's plantation in Maryland.
can i go to my mothers funeral?
When his mother dies, he isn't allowed to go to her funeral. Then again, he's only met her a handful of times.
He is traumatized by seeing his Aunt Hester beaten badly by her master.
One day Douglass watches Mr. Gore shoot a slave in the face.
I'm going to shoot you
When Douglass is about seven, something good finally happens: he is sent to Baltimore to work for a new master, Mr. Auld.In Baltimore, Mrs. Auld starts to teach him to read, but when Mr. Auld makes her stop, Douglass learns an invaluable lesson: education must be a powerful thing.
NO MORE READING!!!
He continues to learn to read when his master isn't around, mostly by making friends with white children who haven't yet learned to treat him badly.
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