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It was with regret, that I left Boston without seeing you again, but we were in such a state of...
I was in hopes ere this time of having the satisfaction of seeing you here, but from what I could...
Know all Men by these Presents, that We John Adams of Quincy in the County of Norfolk and...
Though your last Letter was not immediately answered, I offer no apology but my own frequent...
It has been many weeks since I have heard from you; I hope you have enjoyed health. Our Winter...
We have been under the necessity of delaying our journey a few days on account of the marriage of...
I have just received your affectionate letter of the 15th:— and do not a moment delay to answer...
By the last mail, I had the honour, and the pleasure, to receive your most acceptable letter—To...
Your favor of the 1st. inst. was duly recieved, and I would not again have intruded on you but to...
We came to the City on the 4th The weather & roads were as favorable as could be expected for the...
I wrote a line to my father, from New-York, enclosing a letter for Mr: Shaw, and informing you of...
The enclosed publications should have been sent by your Son. The Account of Christr: Ludwick was...
I am almost asham’d to acknowledge how long it has been since I wrote you last, and can only hope...
Your favor of the 1st. inst. was duly recieved, and I would not again have intruded on you but to...
I received your Kind letter of the 8th. inst. and was extremely sorry to hear of the...
My brother enclosed me Alibone’s bill for flour sent to you, & about which you wrote to me. I...
Indolence shall no longer prevent my acknowledging, the pleasure I felt (my dear Mrs. Adams) from...
The first thing I look for in all the letters I receive from Quincy, is that which relates to our...
I have received your favors of the 18th. ult: and 2d. instant, the latter enclosing a valuable...
Our city has sustained a very great loss in the death of Dr. Bailey. As health officer, he was...
As the vacation draws near—and consequently the time to settle who are to form our family for the...
Your favor of the 22d: inst. ulto, has been a few days in hand. I thank you kindly for “the word...
I have received your kind letter of January; and shall particularly attend to your directions at...
We are again permitted to return home in good health, after having passed as pleasant a winter as...
Agreable to your wish, expressed some months past, Mrs: Smith, accompanied by Miss Caroline and...
I have at length returned to the City for the purpose of remaining in it during the rest of the...
Your very kind letter has eased my heart of a load of anxiety, on account of our dear George,...
I fear my dear Madam that long before this you have taxed me with neglect. But however strong...
A few days since I recieved your very obliging letter in which you mention having procured the...
I had anticipated a visit from Mrs Adams, & both her Children, for a few days at least, when she...
I was much disappointed My Dear Madam in not having it in my power to see you again before we...
I have your favor of the 7th: instt: before me; the letter for Mrs: Adams, which came with it,...
I will thank you to tell Mrs. Cranch to give George a couple of teaspoonfuls of Castor oil and to...
I left Cambridge yesterday, after having finished my weekly performance, to come here and meet my...
In behalf of the kindest and best of Brothers I thank you my most respected Cousin for your kind...
I have received your favors of the 5th: & 12th: currt:; the first containing the mournful tidings...
I inclose you a letter from my wife, who would have written you earlier but that George has been...
It is a long time my Dear Sister, since I have written to you; but I consider it a priviledge...
After a pleasant although extremely fatiguing journey we have safely arrived at Mrs. Hellens were...
I had flattered myself that before this time we should have had the pleasure of a visit from you,...
I ought long before this to have acknowledged & thanked you for your excellent letter received at...
I have delay’d answering your very kind letter owing to my Baby’s having been very seriously sick...
It is so long since I have had one hour of leisure that I could appropriate to correspondence...
We left Washington on the 3d: instt: as I informed you in my letter from that place of the 1st:...
I grieve to be under the necessity of informing you that I am again to be disappointed of passing...
I received some days since your kind letter of the 11th: of last month, and was delighted to find...
The solicitude you express’d to have your little Susan learn dancing has induced me to make some...
I had the happiness of receiving your excellent letter at Middleton, for which my heart is alive...
I received a few days ago your kind letter of 29 January. After having been so many months...
This morning I had the satisfaction of receiving your kind letter of the 21st: ulto: which partly...