100 SLAVE CABIN TO PULPIT.
same. And thus ended our meeting. I was
informed that when her husband came home, she
told him that a "negger Yankee" had been in her
yard, and about what I had said to her. He
expressed himself as being indignant, and regretted
that he was not present, so that he might introduce
me to the toe of his boot.
Of course I avoided that yard in the future. I
must say, however, that I was frequently sent for,
by other southern white people, to marry their ser¬
vants, or preach the funerals.