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Yesterday afternoon Mr. V——handed me your letter. I am sorry that you were prevented from...
After a very fatiguing and a very anxious jaunt, I have returned from Albany with my Certificate...
Your favor of the 19 th instant I have received I thank you for your congratulations upon an...
My books arrived in good order and well conditioned the day after I last wrote to my father. By...
Since I left the Baron which was about three weeks ago I have had the melancholy account of his...
I have received your two last letters that by M r Bracket accompanied by the presents you were so...
My Sister informs me that you have not lately heard from your sons in Holland and that you were...
The pamphlet you have been so kind as to send me has met with much approbation here. The boldness...
This morning about one o’clock My Sally presented me with a charming daughter They are both...
I have put off writing to you from post to post in hopes of hearing from some of the family that...
Your favor of the 6 th instant came to hand yesterday. I can give you no certain information...
I have been sometime expecting to hear from you upon a subject the most interesting to my heart....
Permit me to congratulate you on the return of This Season and to offer my most earnest prayers...
It is a long time since I have heard from you although I have not omitted writing. I hope it is...
I did not receive your last letter until after it had been written some considerable time The...
Some years since you was so kind as to purchase for your children a certain tract of Land in...
Yours of June 23d. have received. I believe there is no Danger of an Invasion your Way, but the...
This is one of my fortunate days. The Post brought me, a Letter from you and another from my...
This Letter will go by the Hand of the Honourable Samuel Hewes Esqr., one of the Delegates in...
I am not surprized at your Anxiety expressed in your Letter of the 25 th. which I rec d...
I have all along flattered myself with hopes that I might with Propriety have taken Leave of the...
This Morning I received your favour of the 21 st. of January. I am Sure your People do a great...
Gen. Warren writes me, that my Farm never looked better, than when he last saw it, and that Mrs....
The Judges are now here— Judge Cushing is under the Hands of D r Tate who is Said to have wrought...
Yesterday, I took a long Walk with our Secretary Mr. Thompson to a Place called Fells Point, a...
This day, I think, has been the most remarkable of all. Sullivan came here from Lord Howe, five...
I read in a great Writer, Montesquieu that “l’honneur, en imposant la loi de servir, veut en être...
The Weather still continues cloudy and cool and the Wind Easterly. Howe’s Fleet and Army is still...
The Postmaster at N. York, in a Panick, about a fortnight ago fled to Dobbs’s Ferry, about 30...
It is now no longer a Secret, where Mr. Hows Fleet is. We have authentic Intelligence that it is...
Last night for the first time I slept in our new House.— But what a Scene! The Furniture...
Your two last Letters had very different Effects. The long one gave me vast Satisfaction. It was...
I have this moment rec d your favour of 25. April.— If you want more Money before June borrow it...
I am desirous of conveying to you, in a manner that will not probably fail of success, and...
The Senate are now in Possession of the Budget.— It is a Bone to gnaw for The Aristocrats as well...
I have written but once to you since I left you. This is to be imputed to a Variety of Causes,...
As you seem so inquisitive about Politicks, I will indulge you so far (indulge, I say, observe...
I have not received my Letters of Recall from Holland and therefore must disappoint you and my...
After a Passage of two days, against contrary Winds, and a terrible Jolt through the Mud, from...
The Mail of Yesterday brought me, a rich Treasure in your kind Letters of the 18. 24 and 25 th of...
Yours of 26 March came by this days Post. Am happy to hear you have received so many Letters from...
We have received from Congress a Resolution by which We are to be impowered to negotiate a Treaty...
I have past through the Ceremonies of taking Leave of the States General, the Prince and Princess...
You Say you have no desire to be the first, and I cannot say that it is desirable: but according...
It is monday, the Time to expect the Eastern mail other Men have Letters— I have none— humiliated...
I rec d , Yesterday by the Post, the inclosed Letter, which excites a hope of more by the Same...
Yours of 15 Decr. was sent me Yesterday by the Marquiss whose Praises are celebrated in all the...
I am so anxious for your health, Since you inform’d me of the return of your Intermittent, that I...
I was not disappointed Yesterday, for the Post brought me your Letter of January. and I was...
We have an Army in the Jersies, so respectable that We seem to be under no Apprehensions at...