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1  I lived in Master Hugh's family about seven years.
The Narrative of the Life By Frederick Douglass
Get Context   In CHAPTER VII
2  I spent two years of childhood on this plantation in my old master's family.
The Narrative of the Life By Frederick Douglass
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3  Those of us who had families at a distance, were generally allowed to spend the whole six days in their society.
The Narrative of the Life By Frederick Douglass
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4  It was now more than seven years since I lived with him in the family of my old master, on Colonel Lloyd's plantation.
The Narrative of the Life By Frederick Douglass
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5  My master's family consisted of two sons, Andrew and Richard; one daughter, Lucretia, and her husband, Captain Thomas Auld.
The Narrative of the Life By Frederick Douglass
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6  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
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7  They suppress the truth rather than take the consequences of telling it, and in so doing prove themselves a part of the human family.
The Narrative of the Life By Frederick Douglass
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8  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
Get Context   In CHAPTER VIII
9  The exercises of his family devotions were always commenced with singing; and, as he was a very poor singer himself, the duty of raising the hymn generally came upon me.
The Narrative of the Life By Frederick Douglass
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10  He was immediately chained and handcuffed; and thus, without a moment's warning, he was snatched away, and forever sundered, from his family and friends, by a hand more unrelenting than death.
The Narrative of the Life By Frederick Douglass
Get Context   In CHAPTER III