Friday, June 19, 2015

Day 170 #MakeArt365

Even Death Itself, pencil, 2015

"This battle with Mr. Covey was the turning-point in my career as a slave. It rekindled the few expiring embers of freedom, and revived within me a sense of my own manhood. It recalled the departed self-confidence, and inspired me again with a determination to be free. The gratification afforded by the triumph was a full compensation for whatever else might follow, even death itself."
-Frederick Douglass, Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass

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