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I am often afraid you will think it hard that I dont write oftener to you. But it is really...
Have but Yesterday received yours of Octr. 21. Your Letters of the following Dates I have...
I cannot exclude from my Mind your melancholly Situation. The Griefs of your Father and Sisters,...
Human nature with all its infirmities and depravation is still capable of great things. It is...
There is, in the human Breast, a social Affection, which extends to our whole Species. Faintly...
The Fall of Dr. Ch urc h, has given me many disagreable Reflections, as it places human Nature...
Yesterday yours of Octr. 9th. came to Hand. Your Letters never failed to give me Pleasure—the...
This Letter will go by two Gentlemen, who are travelling to your Country, for the Sake of...
It is some Time since I wrote you, and I have nothing, now, to write but Repetitions of Respect...
I this day received yours of the 29 of September, and the 1st. of October. Amidst all your...
I am much concerned least you should feel an Addition to your Anxieties, from your having so...
Yesterday, by the Post, I received yours of Septr. 25th., and it renewed a Grief and Anxiety,...
Every Thing here is in as good a Way as I could wish, considering the Temper and Designs of...
This Morning, I received your two Letters of September 8th. and September 16th. —What shall I...
I Received yours last Evening. Att the same time that I feel a Joy on the happy recovery of...
I have not written the usual Compliment of Letters since I left Braintree; nor have I received...
The Publick have great Need of two Vols. of Mr. Adams English Statutes at large. The edition...
As soon as the Letter of my Beloved friend reached my Hand, I immediately set down to...
This is the first Time, that I have attempted to write, since I left you. I arrived here in good...
I know my dear friend Mrs. Adams will be Glad to hear Her friend is in Better Health than when...
A serious truth this, which daily observation teaches, and experience convinces us of; for at the...
This Letter is intended to go by my Friend Mr. William Barrell, whom I believe you have seen in...
Your two last Letters had very different Effects. The long one gave me vast Satisfaction. It was...
IT is now almost three Months since I left you, in every Part of which my Anxiety about you and...
You have more than once in your Letters mentioned Dr. Franklin, and in one intimated a Desire...
Have only Time to send by this Opportunity a Token of Remembrance. The Fast was observed here...
About five O Clock this Morning, I went with young Dr. Bond at his Invitation and in his...
I have received your very agreable Favours of June 22d. and 25th. They contain more particulars...
This Letter is to go by my worthy Friend Mr. Stephen Collins of this City. This Gentleman is of...
I have this Morning been out of Town to accompany our Generals Washington, Lee, and Schuyler, a...