Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass

To Douglas what is it the difference between a bad overseer and a good one?

difference between a good and bad overseer.

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Bad overseers are abusive and mean where as "good" overseers are fair to all slaves. Irony is introduced here when Mr. Hopkins is described as a good overseer. Any overseers implies a travesty of justice and human rights but they remained Douglas's reality.