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I wrote you this morning inclosing a Post note for 600 and went to Senate with full Expectation...
My old Acquaintance M r Walton, who Served in Congress, with me in 1776 and 1777 is returned a...
I went to Senate this morning with Expectations highly raised of receiving my first Letter from...
The Newspapers will inform you before this Letter reaches you that the Ratifications of the...
We have been favoured with fine Weather and tolerable Roads in such a manner that We reached...
I had the pleasure to write you a few lines by the Betsey Capt n: Clarke, which sailed from...
You will receive the letter I wrote you during my captivity at Helvoetsluys, where I was detained...
Your few lines of August 25 th. were forwarded to me from the Hague by my brother, and though...
I have this moment heard Mr & Mrs Black is in town, & going out again immediately but I would not...
Your favor of the 19 th instant I have received I thank you for your congratulations upon an...
Justice & judgment are the habitation of thy throne, O my God! but thy mercy endureth forever— In...
I have been sometime expecting to hear from you upon a subject the most interesting to my heart....
Though it is but a few days since I had the pleasure of writing you, I cannot omit a direct...
I received yesterday your favour of May 25 th: not numbered but the fifth that has reached me...
The four Letters which your last favor of April 23. mentions to have been written to me, have...
Your favour of April 22. marked N. 4. reached me a few days since; I have already acknowledged...
The Senate is to meet at Ten, this morning and I hope will finish: but it is still uncertain. I...
Some Senators are confident We shall rise tomorrow or next day. if so, I shall be with you on...
The Sun is so bright and augurs Such heat that I am doubtful whether I shall go out to Landsdowne...
I received yesterday two Letters from each of our Sons at the Hague, who were very well and in...
Last Night the Consul General De la Tombe made me a Visit with your kind Letter of the 18 th. He...
M r Adet was presented to The President on Tuesday and accompanied by The Secretary of State made...
We have very seldom an opportunity of hearing from you; and still more seldom that of writing you...
It is painfull to feel an Impulse to write when there is nothing to Say. I write merely to let...
I should be unpardonable if I neglected this Opportunity of writing to you by a private hand, &...
If I could take a Walk or a Ride to N. Y. in the Evening and come here again in the Morning how...
I have rec d yours of the 10 th and a Cordial it was, for I began to be fearful for your health....
The Senate are now in Possession of the Budget.— It is a Bone to gnaw for The Aristocrats as well...
Through the finest Fields of Wheat Rye, Barley Oats and Clover, but very indifferent Roads We...
We seem to be once more restored to some connection with our own Country; for six months after we...
Your favour of Nov r: 26. Was not quite five months in reaching me. I received it about a week...
I believe in one of my Letters I told you I had troubles of various kinds— I need to be possessed...
I did not receive your last letter until after it had been written some considerable time The...
This is the coldest day We have felt this Winter, and if it were not for the hope I have of a...
The arrival of the french Army in this Country, as the friends and allies of the Batavian People,...
I was not disappointed Yesterday, for the Post brought me your Letter of January. and I was...
The Judges are now here— Judge Cushing is under the Hands of D r Tate who is Said to have wrought...
This Morning I received your favour of the 21 st. of January. I am Sure your People do a great...
You have sometime since, I presume, received my Letters inclosing those of our son Thomas of the...
The public Prints, announce the Death of my old esteemed Friend General Roberdeau, whose Virtues...
Yesterday I had your favour of 16. M r Osgoods sermon has been printed here. I have heard M r...
I have had a very bad cold, attended with some other complaints which have enfeebled me, & made...
I thank you for presenting a Barrell of Flour to my Mother, and wish you to do every Thing for...
I rec d your favour of the 9 th. Yesterday. The Weather is now extream Cold. The River is frozen...
On Saturday I Saw our sons Letter to the Secretary of State. M r Randolph expressed his intire...
The Travelling I Suppose has retarded the Post of this Week, till to Day, when I received your...
Last Week I received through M r Izard a kind Invitation to dine with M rs Powell, whom I had not...
I dined yesterday with M r Hammond the British Minister who told me that M r Dunlap had just...
By this Days Post I have your Letter of the 26. Ult. I believe that some incomprehensible...
I wish you a happy New Year, and a Repetition of happy New Years as long as Time shall endure:...