THE SLAVE

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Status: Finished  |  Genre: Historical Fiction  |  House: Booksie Classic
Story of a slave ship, circa 1767 era, from Africa to the islands.

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THE SLAVE

Submitted: March 22, 2007

Story of a slave ship, circa 1767 era, from Africa to the islands. Read Chapter

THE SLAVE

Submitted: March 23, 2007

page 3 I remember the old ones saying and remembering the images of the ships. Like some long forgotten lore of life. The holy of the... Read Chapter

THE SLAVE

Submitted: March 24, 2007

page 4 Uttering to the ones in the hole the hymn of some ancient, forgotton lore which lurked inside the soul of man. The person whic... Read Chapter

THE SLAVE

Submitted: March 26, 2007

page 7 chapter 2 Cabins The captain was sitting down with both arms stretched out on a map. The cabin was that of a captain - high ab... Read Chapter

THE SLAVE

Submitted: March 26, 2007

page 9 Hard,sea beaten skin filled the face, just like the billowing sails on an upcoming storm. Each movement cast forth a shadow wh... Read Chapter

THE SLAVE

Submitted: March 27, 2007

page 11 Now into his fifteenth year as a captain of this ship, he had an affinity with the ship and the slave trade. He had grown int... Read Chapter

THE SLAVE

Submitted: March 27, 2007

page 13 That is the tint town with two, not one, general stores made out of loge and the sweat of the new arriving slaves cutting the... Read Chapter

THE SLAVE

Submitted: March 28, 2007

page 16 First order was to seperate the woman from the men. Then, place the children in a seperate room higher above the water line. ... Read Chapter

THE SLAVE

Submitted: March 29, 2007

page 18 The ship rolled with the tide, further increasing the fit between the cargo on the shelves. Home now, hard wood shelves, with... Read Chapter

THE SLAVE

Submitted: March 30, 2007

page 21 Z was a part of that language. It wasnt a part of his language until the war. The tribes were at war. Now the memory of what ... Read Chapter

THE SLAVE

Submitted: March 31, 2007

page 23 I could not see mine, only theirs. The ones I knew. Know, knew differently under the new terror which came into their quiet l... Read Chapter

THE SLAVE

Submitted: April 02, 2007

page 25 Never seen again. Some relatives waited. Those seperated and escaped from the hunt. This was the giving forth of mother n... Read Chapter

THE SLAVE

Submitted: April 03, 2007

page 27 Crying eyes which tell of the the pain of the partivity. The crows feet which seem to grow out of the pain. The pain of the b... Read Chapter

THE SLAVE

Submitted: April 03, 2007

page 29 Though one grew use to the odor after a period of time. Only to find the dead from the unknown germs that they were living wi... Read Chapter

THE SLAVE

Submitted: April 05, 2007

page 32 The hunter of the groups. The food finder and maker of the home. Builder of the place where the creation of life is manifeste... Read Chapter

THE SLAVE

Submitted: May 03, 2007

page 34 All the people balancing in life to allow this to happen. Man's nature reaches desperately wicked heights of existence. T... Read Chapter

THE SLAVE

Submitted: May 17, 2007

page 36 With a firm grip, the helper pulled the woman to her spot. With hammer and mallet drove the pin into the steel ankle receiver... Read Chapter

THE SLAVE

Submitted: May 17, 2007

page 38 The cost of the ride and a place to stay for the buyers of the passage to the new world. Usually for a stated number of years... Read Chapter

THE SLAVE

Submitted: May 18, 2007

page 41 Leaving the door open to the criminal minds, which were the pirates at that time. Uneducated and looking for free booty and t... Read Chapter