Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass

What do the sails on Chesapeake Bay symbolize for Douglass? What does Douglasss express with his poetic exclamations comparing his own condition with that of the sailboats?

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THe sails represent freedom which makes Doglas angry. He wants to be free and go where he will. He launcher into a speech full of rhetorical questions.