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Letter from John Adams to Abigail Adams, 18 February 1799


My Dearest Friend

I am grieved beyond measure at your returned indisposition: but hope it will not be long. Your sons arrival I hope will raise your Spirits and give you strength.

To Day I  [illegible find the Weather pleasant and must take a Walk. Mrs. Cushing hopes to see you in a month. The Court rises tomorrow. I am afraid I cannot see you so soon.

I shall have Business enough after Congress is up. Forreign affairs, Army, Navy &c. &c.

This Week and the next are all the Congress can sitt. We will send you some Grass seeds. Richard does very well. I will not lett Belchers place go with the other for 45. Dr. Tufts may draw for any sum he pleases in reason.

Your anxious & affectionate

J.A.


Cite web page as: Letter from John Adams to Abigail Adams, 18 February 1799 [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, 18 February 1799. 1 page. Original manuscript from the Adams Family Papers, Massachusetts Historical Society.
Source of transcription: Adams Papers Editorial Project. Unverified transcriptions.
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