Ramoapo 26 June 1780
agrebel to my Promis to give in my opeinen Respeccting the operation of the Campain I Now give it—as for aney thing to the South of New J[erses] I am of opein we Can Not act. as for Canaday the Seson of the year is so far advanced and No Preperation mad for that Purpes I think it is out of our Power to Do aney thing in that Qarter and Halifex is so far from us that they Can Do us Now Hurt. if the french fleet Shuld Com, I think New york is our obgect to act against it in the most vigeres mener. I am Sir your most obedent Humbel Servant
DLC: Papers of George Washington.