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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 30 Summary

Northward Bound

  • Linda makes it to the boat.
  • The captain turns out to be a kind southerner who opposes slavery, but Linda—understandably—has a hard time trusting him.
  • Ten days after boarding the boat, they approach Philadelphia.
  • Together, Linda and Fanny watch the sunrise on free soil. Their eyes are moist with tears.
  • We're feeling a little sniffly ourselves.

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