Mr. Hilliard preach'd all day. It is a long time since he has given us any variety: but on the other hand he writes short Ser•
mons, which is very much in his favour, in cold weather. Dined at Mr. Dana's. Forbes came up from Boston this afternoon, and lodg'd here. I pass'd the evening at Mr. Wigglesworth's. Miss Jones, has recovered from the sour fit which she has been in for several days, and is quite complaisant. Quere.
is caprice, a necessary quality to form a fine woman?