BC: This is the author of the story | Tadarian Knotts The Slave Boy
FC: Tadarian's Slavery Times
1: My life as a slave was a hard journey. Sometimes I thought about how I was going to get away from all those hard and rough times. But I'm happy I got through them
2: Sometimes I saw some of the slaves getting beat and abused. It hurt me to my heart but I just kept it to myself. I survived hard times.
3: I saw the some of the other slaves stand up for what was right but they always got in trouble when they did that so after a while they stopped.
4: This is one of the slaves that were beaten because he tried to stand up for what was right and what was wrong. he still lived through this beating.
5: This is some of the slaves that survived. They worked hard and now that they are free they live better lives. They're old now.
6: I sometimes saw my family members picking cotton as I got transfered time after time. I thought about most of my family members and how the were getting treated.
7: I just listing and learn new things from the older slaves. Like this old buddy I had he was 58 years old. He always told me about his slave storires
8: As I heard about his life as a slave it made me won't to write a book about how mine was. So that all the student's that go to school could read it.
9: Then once they had read about my life time it would show them how good their lives actually are. It makes me smile to see families smile and be happy.
10: This is based on a true story about a young slave that made it and became something different.
11: This is the author. He's very young.