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1  Added to his cruelty, he was a profane swearer.
The Narrative of the Life By Frederick Douglass
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2  The field was the place to witness his cruelty and profanity.
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3  I have said my master found religious sanction for his cruelty.
The Narrative of the Life By Frederick Douglass
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4  His course was characterized by no extraordinary demonstrations of cruelty.
The Narrative of the Life By Frederick Douglass
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5  The secret of master's cruelty toward "Henny" is found in the fact of her being almost helpless.
The Narrative of the Life By Frederick Douglass
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6  I do not know that her master ever whipped her, but I have been an eye-witness to the cruelty of Mrs. Hamilton.
The Narrative of the Life By Frederick Douglass
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7  There is a vestige of decency, a sense of shame, that does much to curb and check those outbreaks of atrocious cruelty so commonly enacted upon the plantation.
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8  I have known him to cut and slash the women's heads so horribly, that even master would be enraged at his cruelty, and would threaten to whip him if he did not mind himself.
The Narrative of the Life By Frederick Douglass
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9  Prior to his conversion, he relied upon his own depravity to shield and sustain him in his savage barbarity; but after his conversion, he found religious sanction and support for his slaveholding cruelty.
The Narrative of the Life By Frederick Douglass
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