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Four precious letters from you have come to the hand of your apostate Son Thomas, without any...
I rejoice that the important question in Congress has terminated so happily, & that the Vice...
I received a few days ago your favour of Feb y: 29. which was doubly grateful to me, as it was...
The Result of Saturdays Debate in the H. of R. removes all Anxiety for the Remainder of this...
I am not surprized at your Anxiety expressed in your Letter of the 25 th. which I rec d...
Our Coach is Still immoveable. The Anarchical Warriours are beat out of all their Entrechments by...
You will find by the papers that I send with this letter, what you will perhaps know before the...
This Day seven Years I first took my seat in Senate and I hope I shall not sit there seven Years...
The Sensations of Ap. 19. 1775 and those of this Morning have some Resemblance to each other. a...
The Doctor may have the Steers if he wishes to have them. The People of the United States are...
I dined on Monday at the Presidents with young La Fayette and his Preceptor, Tutor or Friend,...
The H. of R. have not yet determined— The Question is to be calld up on Monday— But the...
The Newspapers will inform you of our interminable Delays. The House have asked for Papers and...
The opportunities for writing occur so frequently at this time, and there is so little to say...
On Monday I rec d your favour of the 20 th Nothing will damp the Rage for Speculation but a Peace...
on Wednesday I dined with M r Russell the Friend of D r Priestley and while We were at Table, in...
Your favour of January 23 d. by Captain Barnard reached me two or three days ago. I am a little...
We have a Turn of Weather as cold as any We have had through the whole Winter. The Violence of...
Your delicious Letter of the 5 th. came to my hand Yesterday. Your beautiful and pathetic...
I dined Yesterday with M r Burr, who lives here in Style. A Number of Members of the House The...
Why! this is very clever— Every Monday and every Thursday brings me regularly a Letter, which...
I rec d on Monday your two favours of 28. Feb. I am very glad you employed Pratt to cutt the...
I have made the necessary Inquiry concerning Seeds And have found the Price so extravagant that I...
I Yesterday rec d the Letter inclosed from my Son and in the Evening the President told me he had...
I rec d this morning your favour of Feb. 22.—the more agreable as it was not very confidently...
Yesterday the President sent his Carriage for me to go with the Family to the Theatre. The Rage...
The last Letter I wrote you should have gone by the Galen, but from being postponed to the last...
I am very sorry that I could not send Betsy Quincy with her Cousin, but my being unwell prevented...
I dined Yesterday with M r Madison. M rs Madison is a fine Woman and her two sisters are equally...
By the present opportunity, I send you a few pamphets which may give you some entertainment in...
This Morning I have your favour of the 3 d which raised my Spirits again after the mortification...
I have only time to inform you that Monday and Thursday have passed away without bringing me a...
The inclosed Slip from Benjamins Paper of this Morning will Shew you that the Electioneering...
It is monday, the Time to expect the Eastern mail other Men have Letters— I have none— humiliated...
You Say you have no desire to be the first, and I cannot say that it is desirable: but according...
The tender solicitude you have shewn for my health, demands the earliest return I can make—& it...
I rec d yesterday yours of 21. and 25 Jan. The Senate and House of Massachusetts without any...
My Sister informs me that you have not lately heard from your sons in Holland and that you were...
I have a secret to Communicate to Your Prudence. The Defence by Camillus was written in Concert...
Yesterday which was Post Day from the Eastward I was disappointed again of a Letter and went...
Yesterday I came to Senate as usual on a monday morning pleasing my Imagination and my heart with...
I have nothing to write you at this moment but Scandal, and that about one of our Connections and...
This is one of my red Letter Days. It is the Anniversary of the Signature of the Declaration of...
We have floods of rain but no frost nor Snow and very little news. The Democrats continue to pelt...
It is indeed several weeks since I have written to you—an eventful term to me—multiplied with...
Inclosed is another Production of Porcupine, whose quils will Stick. The President appears great...
I have the receipt of two Letters from you to acknowledge; the one bearing date September 15. and...
There is a dead calm in the political Atmosphere, which furnishes no Event worth relating. The...
The Weather here is as fine as it was the last Year. The Festival season of Christmas and the new...
I have just rec d from the P. Office your Letter of the 20 th. by Brisler who went to carry one...