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Dearer if possible than ever; for all the parental props which once sustaind and supported me are...
My last Letter to you was written in Sepbr. I closed it, because I knew not how to think upon any...
Col. Trumble has been so kind as to visit me, and request a Letter from me to you; I have...
Your favour dated at Amsterdam in july was last evening handed to me; and this evening your...
Will you honour a Bill of mine, drawn in favour of Uncle Smith for 60 pounds, to pay for 9 acres...
I returned last Evening from Boston, where I went at the kind invitation of my uncle and Aunt, to...
I did not receive your Letter of August the 14th. untill this very Evening; I was much gratified...
I have already written you 3 Letters, which have been waiting a long time for a passage; they...
When a man’s views are direct and his Intentions consistant with Honour and Virtue he seldom...
I write you again by this vessel altho it seem’s as if there was a Spell to detain her; she has...
I have received your esteemed Favour of the 10th. of Sepr. 1783, and am sorry to find that the...
Two days only are wanting to campleat six years since my dearest Friend first crost the...
I have not received a Line from you, nor heard a Syllable Since yours of November 18th, which I...
I hope this will be the last Letter which I shall have occasion to write to you, before I embark...
I am glad to hear that my Cousins got home well. Poor Boys I believe that they had their Coats...
I have only time to write a few lines for the present as the Post is about to depart. On Saturday...
I have been looking out for lodgings, yesterday and this day, and have at length found a bed...
I came to Town yesterday and have engaged My passage on Board the ship Active Capt. Lyde,...
Yesterday, I met Mr. Bridgen at the Coffee House; he told me he had a book for you, and this...
Yesterday I received your favour by Dr. Parker, and was very glad to find you pleased with your...
Last Wednesday Mr. W. Vaughan, got me introduced into the house of Commons, and I was there, from...
I am so pleased with your Letters, in general, that you may well believe that of the 6. has...
I this day receiv’d your favour of the 11th. instant and expect to send the Books away, in the...
In my last Letter, I informed you of my intention to set off for the Hague next Wednesday; since...
The Oportunity that now presents of sending this by your most amiable Friend, while it makes me...
I wrote you a few Lines by your most amiable Partner who sailed in a Ship commanded by Capt....
Since Mrs. Adams’s Departure I have revolved within myself, whether you would not have an...
At length Heaven be praised I am with our daughter safely landed upon the British Shore after a...
I was this day made very happy by the arrival of a son in whom I can trace the strongest likeness...
I was so lucky as to have a passage of 26 hours from Helvoet sluis to Harwich and arrived in town...
We have not received as yet any answer to the letters we wrote you the day I arrived in town; and...
After a long Interval, I had Yesterday the great Happiness of receiving your esteemed Favour of...
I received your Letter of the Third of April, Two Days since. Whether from the very great...
Yours of Sept. 5. I received the 13th. Instant and rejoice to hear that You are in the Enjoyment...
After a very warm and dusty Journey, setting out early, and riding late, I arrived here on Monday...
This will be handed to you by a worthy young Gentleman Mr. Bulfinch Son of Doctor Bulfinch; I...
Having humbly presumed to wait on you to solicit the honor of serving your Excellency’s Family...
Mr. Church proposes to embark on board the british Packet, which is to sail to-morrow. He has...
The Want of a sufficient Power in Congress to regulate the national Concerns of the United States...
On the 6th. Ultimo I drew on You for £100 sterling in Favour of Mr. Samuel Eliot, payable at 30...
It has not been without Anxiety, that I have refrained from addressing a Letter to you for some...
I have just received the within Letters, and as I hear Capt. Young is to sail tomorrow I take the...
When the Senate was last sitting I desired the Honble. Mr. Goodhue≠ of Salem, to answer your...
After having suffered so long an interval of Time to pass, since I wrote you last, it is...
We have received the Favour of your Letters and those from Sister Adams, by the Captains Cushing...
I am now much more at my disposal, with respect to my Time, than I was at Haverhill, and can...
Mrs. Cranch last Evening informed me, That a Mr. Standfast Smith of this Town is empowered to...
We were pleased by the receipt of yours of the 5th. inst. from Harwich, to find that your jaunt...
I received a few days agone, your favour of June 2d: you mention an Affair, concerning which I...
We arrived here about four oclock a fryday afternoon, after a very pleasent journey. The weather...