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1  They never knew when they were safe from punishment.
The Narrative of the Life By Frederick Douglass
Get Context   In CHAPTER III
2  It did produce sensation, but not enough to bring the murderess to punishment.
The Narrative of the Life By Frederick Douglass
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3  Thus she escaped not only punishment, but even the pain of being arraigned before a court for her horrid crime.
The Narrative of the Life By Frederick Douglass
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4  I could not hope to get off with any thing less than the severest punishment, and being placed beyond the means of escape.
The Narrative of the Life By Frederick Douglass
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5  To escape punishment was to escape accusation; and few slaves had the fortune to do either, under the overseership of Mr. Gore.
The Narrative of the Life By Frederick Douglass
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6  To be accused was to be convicted, and to be convicted was to be punished; the one always following the other with immutable certainty.
The Narrative of the Life By Frederick Douglass
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7  He was cruel enough to inflict the severest punishment, artful enough to descend to the lowest trickery, and obdurate enough to be insensible to the voice of a reproving conscience.
The Narrative of the Life By Frederick Douglass
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8  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
Get Context   In CHAPTER VIII