The Foxes of Harrow
When Stephen Fox arrived in New Orleans in 1825 on a pig
boat, with a ten-dollar gold piece, a pearl stick pin, he pitted himself
against the indolent, slave-ridden, caste bound planters, with the skill and
daring of the card-sharp he was. A gambler, Fox not only won "Harrow"
____ which he turned into the greatest plantation in Louisiana ____ he also won
the love of three women: Odalie Orceneaux, his wife; her sister, Aurore; and
Desiree, his Black mistress, having a child by each of them. The Foxes of
Harrow is story charged with blood and passion and strife between the races
____ and between a selfish man and the women who loved him.
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