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Docno: ADMS-04-02-02-0072

Author: Adams, Abigail
Recipient: Adams, John
Date: 1776-08-29

Abigail Adams to John Adams

I have this moment sent of a Letter to the post office when Mr. Bass came in to let me know that he has got ready sooner than he expected and will now sit of. I cannot let him go without a line to tell you I feel a new flow of spirits, hope to be home and well to receive you. Write me by every Post, and let me know when you expect to sit out. My Best wishes attend you ever yours,
[signed] Portia
RC (Adams Papers); addressed: “To The Honbl. John Adams Philadelphia”; on cover: “The Barer has Leve to Go to Philidelphia by order of the Comitey John Johnson Cpt. Sept. 3. 1776”; endorsed: “Portia ans. Sept. 5. 1776.”
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, 2014.
http://www.masshist.org/apde2/