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"I've got things to tell you I couldn't say before a man!"
They heard a hail from the wharf: "On board the Alexandra!"
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"Eight dollars a month is Congressman's wages to what they git for fightin' for the Southern Confederacy," answered Shorty. "I don't s'pose any one of 'em ever had eight real dollars in his pocket in his life. They say they're fightin' to keep us from takin' their niggers away from 'em, and yit if niggers wuz sellin' for a-piece not one of 'em could buy a six-months'-old baby. Let's go up and talk to 'em."
"To you?" cried Pen indignantly.She saw, however, that Pendleton was entirely unconvinced.
Si gathered up his outfit and started to enter upon his new sphere of usefulness.