To Gérard de Rayneval
Copy: Library of Congress
Passy, March 8. 1781
I am honour’d with your Letter of this Day and shall accordingly take Care to be with M. le Comte de Vergennes before 10. o Clock on Saturday next.8 Be pleased to present my Respects to his Excellency, & belive me to be with perfect Esteem. Sir,
M. de Rayneval.
8. Rayneval’s letter is missing. What transpired at the March 10 meeting is described in the notation to BF’s March 6 letter to Vergennes, above.