Recipient: Adams, Abigail
[dateline] Boston Tuesday Morning [29 September?1 1778]
Le Marquis de lafayette Most Respectful Compliments Wait on Mrs. Adams and is highly
sensible of the honor she had done him By her Most polite letter.2
He is very sorry that his Going immediately to Camp prevents him from Waiting on
her at Bain tree Where he should have been happy to Present her With a tribute of
his Gratitude and Respect.