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“He argued that if one slave refused to be corrected, and escaped with his life, the other slaves would soon copy the example; the result of which would be, the freedom of the slaves, and the enslavement of the whites."(Douglass61)

“Mr. Gore once undertook to whip one of Colonel Lloyd's slaves, by the name of Demb”(Douglass51)

“A thrill of horror flashed through every soul upon the plantation”(Douglass60)

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