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The ship was towed back to Washington under the point of several guns, and as the escapees were carted off to jail, an angry crowd harassed them.
DESPERATE FOR FREEDOM, 77 ENSLAVED PEOPLE TRIED TO ESCAPE ABOARD THE PEARL. THEY ALMOST MADE IT.GILLIAN BROCKELLAPRIL 16, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Nearly all of the escapees were sold South, including Mary and Emily Edmonson and their four brothers.
DESPERATE FOR FREEDOM, 77 ENSLAVED PEOPLE TRIED TO ESCAPE ABOARD THE PEARL. THEY ALMOST MADE IT.GILLIAN BROCKELLAPRIL 16, 2021WASHINGTON POST
The escapees quietly left the homes of their enslavers, made their way to the Southwest docks and boarded the Pearl.
DESPERATE FOR FREEDOM, 77 ENSLAVED PEOPLE TRIED TO ESCAPE ABOARD THE PEARL. THEY ALMOST MADE IT.GILLIAN BROCKELLAPRIL 16, 2021WASHINGTON POST
In 2009, after a trio of escapees from Hacienda Napoles were reported terrorizing local farms, Colombia’s environmental agency sent a team of hunters after the animals with an order to shoot on sight.
INVASION OF THE HIPPOS: COLOMBIA IS RUNNING OUT OF TIME TO TACKLE PABLO ESCOBAR’S WILDEST LEGACYSARAH KAPLANJANUARY 11, 2021WASHINGTON POST
When the goat squeezed under the dog leaped over and continued to herd the escapee toward the pen.
RESCUE DOG OF THE HIGH PASSJAMES ARTHUR KJELGAARD
Jink, here, has a theory that it's some escapee from the paper-doll factory, with a machete.
POLICE OPERATIONH. BEAM PIPER
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WORDS RELATED TO ESCAPEE

  • abandoner
  • apostate
  • backslider
  • betrayer
  • defector
  • deserter
  • dissident
  • double-crosser
  • escapee
  • exile
  • forsaker
  • fugitive
  • heretic
  • iconoclast
  • insurgent
  • mutineer
  • outlaw
  • rebel
  • recreant
  • refugee
  • runaway
  • schismatic
  • snake
  • snake in the grass
  • tergiversator
  • traitor
  • turnabout
  • turncoat
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