The Life of a Slave on the Plantation

4 pages | 1030 words

This essay tells the story of a slave who was born in South Carolina during the 1830s. The slave describes the difficult conditions on the plantation, as well as some of the happy moments that he experienced during his childhood. The slave also talks about his close relationship with Mrs. Brown, the mistress of the plantation, and how she helped him to transform into a confident young man.