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I believe it was in some such cold weather as the present, that Solomon made the wise inquiry...
After a week of anxious expectation, I received by last Thursdays post, a packet containing three...
This is our Thanksgiving day. when I look Back upon the year past, I perceive many, very many...
I last Evening received your Letters, one of the 24th from Prince Town, and of the 25th from...
Tho I have not heard from you since I wrote you last, and have nothing new to say, unless it be a...
I received yours of 28 th of Nov’ br I have not faild of writing to you once a week ever since...
I think through all the most trying conflicts of my life, I have been called to pass through them...
A private opportunity offering by way of Hamburgh to write to you, I eagerly embrace it, and hope...
I have not written a line to you for a long time; yet scarcly an hour of the day passes in which...
I am under obligations to you my dear son, for keeping up so regularly, and so constantly your...
The packet being detaind I write you a few Lines further to inform you that mr Marshal accepts...
I hope long before this time you have arrived Safe at Berlin. The first intelligence which I...
I have the pleasure of informing you and Mrs Adams of the safe arrival of mr Johnson and Family...
The June packet is to sail tomorrow. as I know you must be anxious for constant intelligence, at...
It is with pleasure insepressible, I inform you of the safe arrival of your Brother Thomas at N...
As the vessel by which I have already written to you, did not sail yesterday, I can now inform...
I will not let a vessel sail for Hamburgh that I know of, without taking a few Lines from me, if...
Gen’ll Marshal expects to sail tomorrow Several Days sooner than I expected, and the weather has...
It was with inexpresible pleasure that I yesterday read a Letter to your Father from you dated...
Since my residence at this place, now a Month, occasiond by the prevalence of the yellow fever in...
Last Evening I received your Letter of sep br. 4 th No 42— accept my thanks. it grieved me to...
It was with a mixture of pleasure and pain that I read your Letter of December 25th from Berlin...
Mr Houghten, an acquaintance of your Brother Thomas, call’d upon me last Evening, with the kind...
I embrace this opportunity by mr Thornton Secretary to mr Liston the British Minister to write...
Once more my dear son it is permitted me to address you by Letter. thanks to the Great Giver of...
I wrote you in a Letter not long since: that as mr Malcom had declined going abroad, I had...
mr Thorntons stay has been protracted much beyond the time I expected, and it gives me an other...
The vessel which was up for Hamburgh by which I promised to write has changed her Voyage, and the...
Thus has my son given me a legal right to address you. I feel also, that I have an affectionate...
I Congratulate you my dear son, upon your safe arrival in your Native Country; and myself that I...
I received with Sincere pleasure the confirmation of your Safe arrival in your Native Land, from...
When I have written to your Brother I feel as if I had exhausted all the subjects which it is...
I know not how it is, but I always feel more spirits when I take my pen to write to you, than to...
I received yours of the 21 July upon my return from a Ride. your Father said he had a Letter for...
To know that one Cannot freely say that Black, is Black; even tho it be “darkness visible,” or...
I received with much pleasure your Letters of August 1 st and 12th, for which accept my thanks. I...
I received your two Letters together of August 26 th . I have every day since designd to write to...
I promised My dear Thomas to write to him by the May packet. on Fryday Evening at the drawing...
Your Letters have become Such a model of elegant composition, that I cannot but think you must...
Your Friend Quincy is married, truly married and to a Nyork Lady, by the Name of Morten, without...
As there is some Probability that Thomas Welch will Embark before I shall return to Quincy, I...
If you have once more set your foot upon American ground, and are in safety, God be praised I...
I Embrace the opportunity by the British packet of writing you a few lines, tho I have not any...
Tis expectation that make a Blessing sweet, says the poet. how sincerely sweet would it be to me...
I presume this will find you at Philadelphia, fix’d in your Lodgings; and in possession of your...
I received your Letter of June 21— I cannot but feel very anxious for your Health. the Hot season...
Taking up your paper yesterday morning, I was shockd at the Misrepresentation a Writer in your...
The President received yesterday your obliging favour of May 29 th : accompanied by two of your...
I return you, with thank’s the Letter You was so good as to communicate, and the Specimin’s of...
The sooner mr Black comes to Philadelphia, the better it will be for the Child; as I was...