She was very kindly commenced to teach me the A,B,C .After I had learned ,this she assisted me in learning to spell words of three or for letters !( page 20)
Douglass we are gonna teach you how to read and write, ready .. A...B...C...
A....B....C... I did it ms. mistress i finally leaned how to read and sound out words.
Later that day ,Mr.Auld found out what was going on ,and at once for forbade Mrs. Alud to instruct me further . Douglass took matter into his own hands and disobey his orders and still continue to learn ! (Page 20)
but douglass like to read ....Noo....Please i will not teach him anymore
You are no longer to teach douglass to read it is against the laws , If i cathc you teaching that slave you shall leave my house !!
Later that day , Douglass disobey Mr.Auld orders and continune to get help form others to finished leaning !Every opportunity i got I used to read this book . (page 23)
Hey Kid ! can u help me learn how to read for some bread ?
Ok i will teach you to read and write . Thank you for the bread