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Unformatted text preview: wants men to know that she is more than just a slave and that she would like to be helped into a carriage every once in a while. She states that she owes nothing to man. “Where did your Christ come from? From God and a woman! Man had nothing to do with Him.” (432). That makes complete sense in the way that she states it. She is right: men have no reason to hold power over a woman unless he is their father. Ain’t I a Woman I says everything that women have been trying to say for years and years. Morris 2 Truth, Sojourner.”Ain’t I a Woman.” 50 Essays: A Portable Anthology. Ed. Samuel Cohen. Boston: Bedford/St. Martin’s, 2007. 431-432....
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- Spring '08
- black slave, black slave women, Professor VanMeter Comm.