What Makes Olaudah Equiano Fearful

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Olaudah Equiano arrived at the coast where he first saw the sea and a slave ship. He was carried onto the slave ship where he felt that bad spirits were around and the people there wanted to kill him. Equiano was generally fearful of everything on the ship, especially when he noticed that the crew looked and spoke differently than was used to. Horrors of the ship overpowered Equiano and he fainted on the deck. After awakening, Equiano realized that he has no change of returning to his native country. He was taken under the decks where he became sick due to the odor and his crying. He did not feel like eating and was wishing for death. When he was offered food, he declined, and faced the consequence of being severely
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