Linda Brent [her signature] [penname of Harriet Jacobs]
"Northerners know nothing at all about Slavery. They think
it is perpetual bondage only. They have no conception of the depth
of degradation involved in the word, SLAVERY; if they had,
they would never cease their efforts until so horrible a system
A WOMAN OF NORTH CAROLINA.
"Rise up, ye women that are at ease! Hear my voice, ye careless
daughters! Give ear unto my speech."