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This is Linda’s story. Incidents takes her from captivity to freedom, showing her resilience in the face of adversity and determination to achieve freedom. We have absolutely zero problem figuring out that she's the protagonist and rooting for her, since a fugitive slave is basically the definition of protagonist.