Le Morne, Mountain of the Slave Maroons in Mauritius

February 6, 2019 - General
Le Morne Brabant, UNESCO world heritage site with depiction of a runaway slave.

There is a legend that marooned slaves jumped off the high cliffs of a mountain to their death into the sea, when they saw a ship approaching, because they believed the ship was sent to capture them, yet the ship was sent to inform them of their manumission. 


Source: origins

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