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but he still refused, and sent her away, saying
that " if she brought five hundred nigger wit¬
nesses, he would not give her a warrant." The
poor woman was obliged to go then, and at last
she got so frightened, lest Stevens should kill her
too, that she quitted her house, and left that
neighbourhood, quite ruined, a widow, and with
two young children.
When I last heard of her, she was going about,
up and down the country with them, begging.