And now come here, you Tom. You see, I telled ye I didn't buy ye jest for the common work; I mean to promote ye, and make a driver of ye; and to-night ye may jest as well begin to get yer hand in. Now, ye jest take this yer gal and flog her; ye've seen enough on't to know how.
I beg Mas'r's pardon. Hopes Mas'r won't set me at that. It's what I an't used to, -- never did, -- and can't do, no way possible.
Ye'll larn a pretty smart chance of things you never knew. And that'll be before I'm done with ye------- There! Now tell me you cant do it
Yes Mas'R I'm willing to work day and night for as long as I shall live. But, I can't find the right in me to do this yer thing. Therefore, I shall not do it nor shall I ever!
At this point, Legree was beyond angry with tom. He had never once in his life heard one of his slaves tell him off and disobey him the way that Tom just did.
WHAT! YOU DON"T THINK IT'S RIGHT TO DO WHAT I TELL YE TO DO?