Thomas Jefferson Papers

To Thomas Jefferson from Thomas G. Watkins, 14 May 1825

Esmont May 14. 25

I am under a thousand obligations to you, my Dear Sir, for the considerate aid of Wormley—since I got so much hurt by a fall from my gigg two summers ago I am timid with an untried horse—my present one started with considerable restiveness, insomuch that we cou’d not clear the Green mountain untill to day—and I have been compelled reluctantly to detain wormly from his post all night—my horse is much subdued & I feel quite at ease now on that score—praying for the restoration of your health & continued happiness I return you my most respectfull and affectionate salutations

Th: G. Watkins

DLC: Papers of Thomas Jefferson.

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