Her first child, the only one that lived, was born in February, 1780. 北京pk赛车规律 Jailer of Shelby county. 4. From time to time, there have been prepared, for the use of the slave, catechisms, hymns, short sermons, &c. &c., designed to be read to them by their masters, or taught them orally. The professing primitive Christian regarded and treated his slave as a brother, but in the eye of the law he was still his chattel personal,鈥攁 thing, and not a man. Why did not the apostles, then, strike at the legal relation? Why did they not command every Christian convert to sunder that chain at once? In answer, we say that every attempt at reform which comes from God has proceeded uniformly in this manner,鈥攖o destroy the spirit of an abuse first, and leave the form of it to drop away, of itself, afterwards,鈥攖o girdle the poisonous tree, and leave it to take its own time for dying. The Duke was at his wits鈥?end, there were  scenes and interviews and negotiations without end, but he and Mme. de Genlis were forced to give way.