Philada. 30th. June 1807—
The indignation and resentment I feel for the insult given my Country by Britanic Tyranny amounts I believe to pure patriotism and if my capacity can render service against this all powerful Foe, it is only to command me If it may please your Excellency a personal conversation may lead you to know what station to place me in, in time of necessity, any call will meet with due respect and attention
I have the honor to be Your Excellencys Humble Sert—
DLC: Papers of James Monroe.