Through My Eyes by Tim Tebow

By Tim Tebow

Over the process the final 5 years, Tim Tebow confirmed himself as one of many maximum quarterbacks within the heritage of school soccer and a best prospect within the NFL. in the course of that point he accrued an extraordinary resume—winning BCS nationwide championships, turning into the 1st sophomore in NCAA heritage to win the Heisman trophy, and within the face of big public scrutiny, being drafted within the first around of the NFL draft by means of the Denver Broncos.

Now, in Through My Eyes, Tebow brings readers in all places an inspirational memoir approximately lifestyles as he selected to dwell it, revealing how his religion and relations values, mixed together with his relentless will to prevail, have molded him into the individual that he's this day. because the son of Christian missionaries, Tebow has a distinct tale to tell—from the conditions of his beginning, to his home-schooled roots, to his record-setting collegiate soccer occupation with the Florida Gators and every thing else that came about in among.

At each step, Tebow's lifestyles has defied conference and expectation. whereas points of his lifestyles were well-documented, the tales have constantly been filtered during the critiques and phrases of others. Through My Eyes is his passionate, firsthand, never-before-told account of the way all of it relatively occurred.

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We have been let loose, and now we are just marching on to a better land. "Aunt Charlotte, it really makes me feel 48 happy to hear you express your faith in the goodness of God. He has wrought wonderful works for the colored people here. He has raised up friends all through the North for them. Never was education so cheap as now. School-houses are being built all through the South for them. The money is being given by philanthropic Christians to educate the colored children. " "But, my child, so few of the children can go to school about here.

Going to Church on Sunday in Georgia--ill-treatment of Uncle John's daughter--Aunt Lorendo's second visit--Her conversion from Romanism--Her Cousin Albert to be hung--Hattie runs away to the wood and gives birth to a child there. I ASKED Uncle John if he did not find it hard, after moving to Louisiana, that he could not attend church as he used to in Georgia. "Yes, madam; I missed the good preaching I used to hear in Georgia. We all walked a many a time ten and twelve miles to go to church there on Sunday.

It is just so, child. They were a poor, ignorant set that was just as mean as they were poor and ignorant. The only advantage they had over the negroes was that they were white, that's all. Well, as I was going to tell you, master would not allow his slaves to go 107 off the place. In order to keep them on the place he used to give them wives right on the place. He would not allow his slaves to take wives that did not belong to his plantation. Whenever he thought one of his women needed a wife or one of his women needed a husband he would choose them and put them together.

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