Hd Qrs 20th June 1780
For the considerations mentioned in your Letter this day, I will releive you in the Morning. In the meanwhile, I beg of you to exert yourself in remedying the defects occasioned by the departure of those Militia who are gone from their Posts, lest we be unguarded & sustain some consequent disaster. I am, Sincerely and Affectionately Your
DLC: Papers of George Washington.