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Page 22 - Behold, the LORD thy God hath set the land before thee : go up and possess it, as the LORD God of thy fathers hath said unto thee ; fear not, neither be discouraged.
Page 22 - As one slave turned soldier commented in 1863: "Now we sogers are men — men de first time in our lives. Now we can look our masters in de face. They used to sell and whip us, and we did not dare say one word. Now we ain't afraid, if they meet us, to run the bayonet through...