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Pooty soon I'll be a-shout'n' for joy, en I'll say, it's all on accounts o' Huck; I's a free man, en I couldn't ever ben free ef it hadn' ben for Huck; Huck done it.
Jim said we could take deck passage on a steamboat now, and the money would last us as far as we wanted to go in the free States.
1838 he escaped from slavery and went to New York City, where he married Anna Murray, a free colored woman whom he had met in Baltimore.
In place of the old bourgeois society, with its classes and class antagonisms, we shall have an association, in which the free development of each is the condition for the free development of all.
You will scream at me (that is, if you condescend to do so) that no one is touching my free will, that all they are concerned with is that my will should of itself, of its own free will, coincide with my own normal interests, with the laws of nature and arithmetic.
The two scouts which Captain Bonneville had sent out to seek for the band of free trappers, expected by Fontenelle, and to invite them to his camp, had been successful in their search, and on the
Give me a little strength, Free People, and I also will kill.
A well-regulated militia, being necessary to the security of a free State, the right of the people to keep and bear arms, shall not be infringed.
A Prince, whose character is thus marked by every act which may define a Tyrant, is unfit to be the ruler of a free People.
She was sadder than ever as she drove along, and said mournfully, 'I know he has fallen asleep, and will not be able to set me free.
He tried to picture what would happen were he free.
You did not harm her, and you brought her back with you to Pellucidar and set her free to return to Phutra.
I beg that you will set me free, and I will some day requite your kindness.
Prince Henry loved to visit Raleigh in the Tower and listen to the tales of his brave doings by sea and land in the days when he was free.
Clearly, however, shall thine eye show unto me: free FOR WHAT?