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So somehow, someway
or sometime, everybody…
Is just somebody else’s nigger.
Mr. Moses, are you a nigger?
No, I’m not.
Then what are you?
Freeman, captain.
Why’s that?
‘Cause you cannot own
a child of god.
No, you cannot, can you?
You can own a horse,
you can own a mule
or cow or an ox, but you…
You cannot own a child of god.

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