S: slavery life to freedom
BC: It's about a 10 year old girl that get splits up from her family and she try to escape but she to scared that she might get caught. | This book is by Tykia Addison
FC: slavery life to freedom
1: I was 10 years old as a slave I lived in a cabin with my family .The cabin had a crude fireplace with one or two black iron pots standing in front of it.The fireplace not only provided heat in winter it was the source of light and it was used for cooking piles of old worn out blankets served as beds.
2: All the slaves had to work in the fields even me and my family. we had to pick cotton from sun up to sun down.the hardest thing was that we get beaten if we don't do it right . the master who needed slave labor but could not afford to buy slaves we always knew he was about to sale somebody. I knew I had to make my escape now.
3: my e | That morning I saw my mommy and my baby brother being sold to a farmer thats when I made my escape it was not easy because I didn't bring any food with me and no shoes I walked and I walked until the heels of my feet bleed.
4: I finally found me a safe place it was an old rusty barn I thought I could settle there for the night.I was very scared that someone was going to find me!
5: I woke up bright and early and started walking again.when I was walking I saw signs and it said freedom and regulation I went to freedom as I was walking. I met different people there it was moms, dads, and babies.I felt sad thinking about my mom and my baby brother was still slaves and that I were going to be free.
6: The civil war was not good back than.We had to work in the fields and do all kinds of work for them.I felt glad it seceded that everyone could have a better life.
7: I helped many people that was going to freedom.It were hard shipping them all off I could see smiles on their faces one by one that they was so glad. we were all free.