The History of Mary Prince: A West Indian Slave by Mary Prince

The History of Mary Prince: A West Indian Slave Narrative (African American) - Mary Prince

Oh the horrors of slavery!—How the thought of it pains my heart! But the truth ought to be told of it; and what my eyes have seen I think it is my duty to relate; for few people in England know what slavery is. I have been a slave—I have felt what a slave feels, and I know what a slave knows; and I would have all the good people in England to know it too, that they may break our chains, and set us free.

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