From Mary Atlee
[14 November 1793]
the tears of distress, Could never give pleasure To the Friend of Mankind; the humane, Illustrious president: From his Beneficence, mine would Cease to flow; the unhappy Mary atlee Casts herself upon your Bounty sir, she asks but the means of subsistance.
AL, DLC:GW. The date is taken from the docket of the letter.