Dangerous Escapes
Under the moonlight they escaped
Negros escape from their masters
Damp and cold when they ran
Everyday slaves working in the feilds
Rough treatment by the owners
Got little respect
Running in the dark
Outdoors and indoors they hid
Under basements
North Star was followed by the slaves
Drinking Gourd helped them

Rough and tough on the plantation
Auctioned off to people
It was dangerous
Looked at a light to come to the house
Runaways would get whipped
Ohio was a free state
Ambushed by slave catchers
Dangerous escapes

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