Young Owens had attended the trial of this slave-stealer, or martyr,--either or both,--and, when it was over, had gone to call on Charity Lomax, and, while they sat on the veranda after sundown, had told her all about the trial.
I have it! Consequently, Owen decides to relocate to Boston, where the temptations should be even bigger from Grandison. Charity Lomax had shamed him into studying law, but notwithstanding an hour or so a day spent at old Judge Fenderson's office, he did not make remarkable headway in his legal studies.
He uses forms of African oral traditions of storytelling, such as "spoken language", "hyperbole", and " signifying ".
I pulled up the mare, and who should come out of the woods but Grandison. After about three weeks, Grandison and his family his new wife, his parents and his three siblings go missing.
He was prudent enough, however, to dissemble his feelings. Having thus exhausted without result the more obvious methods of getting rid of Grandison, and diplomacy having also proved a failure, Dick was forced to consider more radical measures.