Mr. Wirt finished his argument on this great case, and it was very ingenious, but Mr. Webster in his close scattered all it’s parts and finished in a very splendid manner. In the evening I went to Mrs. Gales’s. Party dull.
Cite web page as: Founding Families: Digital Editions of the Papers of the Winthrops and the Adamses, ed.C. James Taylor. Boston: Massachusetts Historical Society, 2007.