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2. The editors know of only two letters from Mercy Warren since JA left for Europe, those of 15 Oct.
and 15 Dec.
1778 (above). JA answered the first on 18 Dec.
1778 (above), but no reply to the second has been found, although he apparently wrote one; see JA to Mercy Warren,
[post 3 Aug. 1779]
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