My occupations have been very regular, and similar for a week past. Last Thursday night I again experienced a total want of sleep. By the help however of medecine and of constant exercice I think I am in a way to recover. This evening, my1
This entry, incomplete at the bottom of the page, is the last in D/JQA/12 until 6 Sept. 1789. In JQA's line-a-day entry, he adds: “Charles and Tom. Mr. and Mrs. Shaw” (D/JQA/13, Adams Papers, Microfilms, Reel No. 16).
Company to dine. Mr. B. &c.
Dr. Tufts &c. Mr. Shaw went to Hghm.
Fine weather. Gunning with Tom. Townsend.
Madam and Tom went to Boston. Violent Thunder.
Meeting to hear Mr. Wibird. W. Cranch. And
Cranch went to Boston. Rain.
Variable weather. Gibbon's history.
Rode my horse. Andrews went towards Nby Pt.
Mr. Russell's and returned at Night.