"A Courtship", 362 (Event)

Page Number: 
362
Order within Page: 
4
First 8-10 words of event: 
And suns passed and then moons and then three
Page Event Ends: 
363
Era: 
Pre-Removal (-1830)
Characters Mentioned: 
Narrative Status: 
Narrated
Date: 
Thursday, April 1, 1824 to Friday, April 30, 1824
Summary: 

The narrative looks ahead four "high waters" - four years - to Ikkemotubbe's return to the Plantation as Doom, bringing with him eight slaves and the "box of strong salt" with which he apparently kills both Moketubbe and his son, allowing him to become "the Man" (363).

Chronological Order: 
36.00
Keywords: 
Return, Renaming, Usurpation, Violence:Poison, Murder, Finery, Slavery, Animal:Dog
Indeterminate Date Range: 
9695

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