4 Yet of Your goodness, O God, do not get rid of me altogether; but be favorable to me every time I die, and bring me to life. Hon. Henry Clay, of Kentucky, in his speech before the Colonization Society, in 1829, says: Soon after this, when I sailed to the island of Jamaica, and on landing there saw colored men in all the stations of civil, social, commercial life, where I had seen white men in this country, that feeling of wretchedness experienced a sensible relief, as if some feverish sore had been just reached by just the right kind of balm. There was before my eye evidence that a colored man is more than 鈥渁 nigger.鈥?I went into the House of Assembly at Spanishtown, where fifteen out of forty-five members were colored men. I went into the courts, where I saw in the jury-box colored and white men together, colored and white lawyers at the bar. I went into the Common Council of Kingston; there I found men of different colors. So in all the counting-rooms, &c. &c. Code Noir. Crimes and Offences, 56, xvii. 成人综合网 3 But Eve heard the noise he made in falling on the ground. And she felt about for him with her hands, and found him like a corpse. 鈥淲e have heard,鈥?says Europe, 鈥渢hat millions of men are forbidden to read and write in your country.鈥? The object is to bring to justice those fiendish people who burn, scald, mutilate, &c. How is this done? Why, it is enacted that the fact of finding the slave in this condition shall be held presumption against the owner or overseer, unless鈥攗nless what? Why, unless he will prove to the contrary,鈥攐r swear to the contrary, it is no matter which鈥攅ither will answer the purpose. The question is, If a man is bad enough to do these things, will he not be bad enough to swear falsely? As if men who are the incarnation of cruelty, as supposed by the deeds in question, would not have sufficient intrepidity of conscience to compass a false oath! Woe is me, my stolen daughters!