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Letter from John Adams to Abigail Adams, 14 October 1789


My dearest Friend

Mr. Dalton, Mr. Jankes and myself are at Penfields in good health and Spirits. My Horses perform very well and my servant tolerably.

We have met With nothing but Rocks in the Road to molest Us, These have jolted Us very rudely but salubriously. I shall keep Mr. Dalton company to Boston at least to Cambridge.

According to present conjectures We shall Spend the Sabbath at Springfield, My Love to my Young Lawyer, and all the rest.

Yours
J. A.

Portia



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Cite web page as: Letter from John Adams to Abigail Adams, 14 October 1789 [electronic edition]. Adams Family Papers: An Electronic Archive. Massachusetts Historical Society. http://www.masshist.org/digitaladams/
Original manuscript: Adams, John. Letter from John Adams to Abigail Adams, 14 October 1789. 2 pages. Original manuscript from the Adams Family Papers, Massachusetts Historical Society.
Source of transcription: Adams Papers Editorial Project. Unverified transcriptions.
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