Take the fact that Hempstead was nearly 50 when he bought Adam, who was also the only slave he ever owned.
It was as if their sighs of relief in Hempstead, N.Y. could be heard in the Hamptons.
Adam was treated well by Hempstead, and the two grew old together.
The president had a good outing Tuesday night in Hempstead, Long Island; Mitt Romney, not so much.
Unlike the town hall format on display in Hempstead, N.Y., there will be two minutes for closing arguments by each candidate.
One day Captain Hempstead invited us three to have seats on the upper deck with the first-cabin passengers.
He saw that she created at that Hempstead place an atmosphere of rest, of tranquility.
The other spot was Hempstead Plains, which presented the "singular phenomenon," for America, of having no trees.
The trees, from Redbourn to Hempstead are very fine; oaks, ashes, and beeches.
Neither he nor I can ramble out far into the country lanes, or across Hempstead Heath, as once we used.