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Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl

Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl


by Harriet Jacobs

Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl Chapter 26 Summary

Important Era In My Brother’s Life

  • Here's a little story about William.
  • William went to Washington with Mr. Sands. They traveled all through the North and Canada, where William met lots of abolitionists.
  • Meanwhile, Mr. Sands gets married.
  • When Mr. Sands returns to Edenton with his new wife, he tells Aunt Martha that William has run off with abolitionists.
  • Not so. Later, Linda learns that William escaped all on his own, selling his clothes and sailing off to Boston by himself.
  • When Dr. Flint hears about his, he's filled with glee.

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