To Hector St. John Crèvecoeur
Mount Vernon Augt 18th 1788.
Will you permit me to take the liberty of addressing the enclosed Letters to your care, to be forwarded when a conveyance shall offer for France?1
I will make no apology for the freedom, because you have encouraged me to use it. With sentiments of esteem & consideration I have the honor to be Sir Yr Most Obedt and Most Hble Servt
ALS, DLC: Crèvecoeur Papers; LB, DLC:GW.