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I received this day a Letter from your father dated 21 Sep’br. it was a Letter different from any...
knowing what a punctilious young gentleman you are, I would not let your old Captain Bronson Sail...
It is better to go to the House of mourning than to the House of Feasting, or dancing, for the...
pray how did you succeed with your new commission? I heard you was made Commander-in chief of the...
I always feel gay, when I take my pen to write to you. it is the recollection of your ardour,...
I hope you have received your mittins, and your Brother his, which Mrs. Foster took a fortnight...
Your Letter of Sep’br th 11 came safe to hand, and I was well pleasd With the account you give me...
I Suppose you will think that Grandmama might have written you a few lines. well you shall not be...
I have not written you a Letter yet, but I promissed you one, and I now have the pleasure of...
I thank you for your Letter: and was very glad to hear from you; I was the more gratified to hear...
I am not conscious that I have been deficient in a return to all the Letters you have written to...
By mistake two of your Shirts were Sent without marking. ask mrs Welsh if She will let her woman...
I was much pleased to receive your Letter of july 26th and to mark your improvement in your hand...
When I take a retrospective view of the innumerable obligations which I owe you, not only as the...
I am very glad you like my letter of the third October, 1815 and hope you will like all of, them,...
I am staying at home from School, because I have got a bad Cold and Cough: but I love to be...
Yesterday I wrote a letter to Brother George, and so I thought that I ought to write you one too;...
I have received your letter dated May 15th. 1816 which I was very much interested with, and...
All the things are arrived from Russia among them are a great many of my books Berquin,...
I have recieved your letter dated the 17 November 1815 and I was very happy to have got it or...
I have been learning to write more than a year; and it is high time for me to try to turn my...
We Have left School for a day because John was not quite well. we go to Ealing School kept by...
I have recieved your letter of the 6 of May, 1815 I was very glad to hear that you were very...
I have recieved your Letter of the fourth July. I will write you what I have seen at Paris. I...
Having a disposition and inclination to Join the Army—if I could by the influence of friends...
I find upon my table this morning your favour of the 7. March; and I know not whether I have ever...
I am much pleased with your Translation. The Character of Anacreon is one of the many Mysteries...
I have received two pretty Letters from you, and know not how to account for my own delay in...
I know not where your Father is, or I should write directly to him. As Soon as you See him, pray...
“Learn Patience of a Friend”! You think you must go to sea. Well, I have no great Objection;...
It gives me much pleasure, to hear that you have a Taste for Numbers, because this quality or...
Ego recepi tua epistolam a te scriptam Vigesimo tribus mensis Julii. ubi nuntius te a bombardâ...
I know not whether you have read Tristram Shandy, or The Sentimental Journey or the Sermons or...
I adress myself to both of you as equally dear to me and because the difficulty with which I...
Hence forward I Shall adress you all three at once. Yesterday was one of the happiest days of my...
I culled a Few Flowers for George from The Andrian. I have done the Same for you here from the...
I have received Letters from you all, and you know not how gratifying they have been to my heart....
Your capacity is as Smart and quick and ready, and retentive as any bodies. I Should not...
I know not where your Father is, or I Should write directly to him. As Soon as you See him, pray...
I know not whether I can ever consent to your being a Sailor Boy. I have already prescribed to...
You cannot imagine, how much pleasure, your Letter of July 24th gave me. Your Father and Mother...
I have now gone through Terence, and noted a few Lines for you to consider. Many perhaps have...
Your classical letter of the 4th. of Octr, does you honour, upon every Supposition that I can...
I am charmed with the Chirography of your Letter of the Eleventh of September to your...
I have for many Months made it a rule, to enclose to you a Newspaper, every week, and I have...
I received some five weeks ago, an order from the President of the United States, an order to...
It was only three days since, that Mr Prescott called out here, and left your kind favour, of 2....
I was closing up a letter, which I wrote yesterday to my dear Mother when I received, from...
Your Mama, and I, consent that you shall ask Doctor Nicholes’s permission to come home for the...
I intended in my last Letter to have mentioned to you the Circumstances which procured me...