Excerpt from The Little Slave Girl: A True Story, Told by Mammy Sara Herself, Who Is Still Alive Baby sprawled on a piece Of an Old bed quilt, and little Rebecca stood and looked at her. Baby cooed and laughed and gurgled and caught at her dimpled hands and feet, and rolled over and over on the Old quilt, her black eyes dancing with fun, and every silky black curl bobbing. But all the baby's Wiles and graces did t draw an answering smile or laugh from Rebecca, though manifestly her attention was fixed upon the little one. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art techlogy to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.