Letter from Abigail Adams to John Adams, 5 October 1799
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Saturday mor'g Quincy October 5th 
Inclosed are the Letters by this days post Saturday. Tell William I received his from Worster this morning. All well but James who must needs go a Girl hunting before he recoverd from mumps, so is sick with a fever but if he cannot come on I shall take Peter, and leave him to repent of his folly. Yours as ever
Cite web page as: Letter from Abigail Adams to John Adams, 5 October 1799 [electronic edition].
Adams Family Papers: An Electronic Archive. Massachusetts Historical Society. http://www.masshist.org/digitaladams/
Original manuscript: Adams, Abigail. Letter from Abigail Adams to John Adams, 5 October 1799. 1 page. Original manuscript from the Adams Family Papers, Massachusetts Historical Society.
Source of transcription: Adams Papers Editorial Project. Unverified transcriptions.