Till now we stand at last. The speaker is a former slave that is saying this to other slaves. Freedom & Faith. That one day we will be free and have our rights. Inspirational. Where the white gleam of our bright star cast. Figurative Language:Facing the rising sun of our day begun. Figurative Language: We have come over away that with tears has been watered. High as the listening skies Unfamiliar Vocab. Our.