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1  Master Hugh was very much enraged.
The Narrative of the Life By Frederick Douglass
ContextHighlight   In CHAPTER X
2  I lived in Master Hugh's family about seven years.
The Narrative of the Life By Frederick Douglass
ContextHighlight   In CHAPTER VII
3  Master Hugh then refused to allow me to hire my time longer.
The Narrative of the Life By Frederick Douglass
ContextHighlight   In CHAPTER XI
4  I knew that Master Hugh was in no special need of the money that night.
The Narrative of the Life By Frederick Douglass
ContextHighlight   In CHAPTER XI
5  Master Hugh, for once, was compelled to say this state of things was too bad.
The Narrative of the Life By Frederick Douglass
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6  About two months after this, I applied to Master Hugh for the privilege of hiring my time.
The Narrative of the Life By Frederick Douglass
ContextHighlight   In CHAPTER XI
7  Master Hugh, finding he could get no redress, refused to let me go back again to Mr. Gardner.
The Narrative of the Life By Frederick Douglass
ContextHighlight   In CHAPTER X
8  Master Hugh told him it was done in Mr. Gardner's ship-yard at midday, where there were a large company of men at work.
The Narrative of the Life By Frederick Douglass
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9  It was tenfold harder after living in Master Hugh's family, where I had always had enough to eat, and of that which was good.
The Narrative of the Life By Frederick Douglass
ContextHighlight   In CHAPTER IX
10  In a few weeks after I went to Baltimore, Master Hugh hired me to Mr. William Gardner, an extensive ship-builder, on Fell's Point.
The Narrative of the Life By Frederick Douglass
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11  Thanks to a kind Providence, I fell to the portion of Mrs. Lucretia, and was sent immediately back to Baltimore, to live again in the family of Master Hugh.
The Narrative of the Life By Frederick Douglass
ContextHighlight   In CHAPTER VIII
12  But, from some cause or other, he did not send me to Alabama, but concluded to send me back to Baltimore, to live again with his brother Hugh, and to learn a trade.
The Narrative of the Life By Frederick Douglass
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13  I contracted for it; I earned it; it was paid to me; it was rightfully my own; yet, upon each returning Saturday night, I was compelled to deliver every cent of that money to Master Hugh.
The Narrative of the Life By Frederick Douglass
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14  Not long after his marriage, a misunderstanding took place between himself and Master Hugh; and as a means of punishing his brother, he took me from him to live with himself at St. Michael's.
The Narrative of the Life By Frederick Douglass
ContextHighlight   In CHAPTER VIII
15  It, however, was not so severe as the one I dreaded at the division of property; for, during this interval, a great change had taken place in Master Hugh and his once kind and affectionate wife.
The Narrative of the Life By Frederick Douglass
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16  I went directly home, and told the story of my wrongs to Master Hugh; and I am happy to say of him, irreligious as he was, his conduct was heavenly, compared with that of his brother Thomas under similar circumstances.
The Narrative of the Life By Frederick Douglass
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17  During the week, I had entered into an engagement with a number of young friends to start from Baltimore to the camp ground early Saturday evening; and being detained by my employer, I was unable to get down to Master Hugh's without disappointing the company.
The Narrative of the Life By Frederick Douglass
ContextHighlight   In CHAPTER XI
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