Slave Auction--Part I (A Short Story)--Also read Missus Buck--Part II (A Short Story), Trouble Down South and Other Stories, and Mo' Trouble Down South
by Katrina Parker Williams
Slave Auction--Part One (A Short Story)--from the Trouble Down South Series (Also Read Missus Buck--Part Two) A 7753-Word Short Story Master Finnius has died, and his widow must sell off his holdings. Included in these holdings are 22 slaves. In Slave Auction, Horatio, one of the slaves, is ripped from the arms of his mother and sold into bondage. This story will bring you to tears as you learn the fate of this four-year-old slave boy.