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used in The Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass

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  • I was yet liable to be taken back, and subjected to all the tortures of slavery.
    Chapter 11 (45% in)
  • Every moment they spent in that school, they were liable to be taken up, and given thirty-nine lashes.
    Chapter 10 (58% in)
  • Our path was beset with the greatest obstacles; and if we succeeded in gaining the end of it, our right to be free was yet questionable—we were yet liable to be returned to bondage.
    Chapter 10 (64% in)
  • Our reason for taking the water route was, that we were less liable to be suspected as runaways; we hoped to be regarded as fishermen; whereas, if we should take the land route, we should be subjected to interruptions of almost every kind.
    Chapter 10 (68% in)

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