Recipient: Adams, Abigail
[dateline] Paris june 11 1778
to day my Pappa received a Letter from you which I had the honour of seeing1
in which you mentioned your being struck with the account of dotor Franklins being
assasinated but that Story like many others I Suppose arose from those set of People
who pretend to be the best Lovers of their Country when they are all the time a seeking
her ruin in your Letter you said you wrotee to my Pappa in February which went to
but my Pappa has not received any one before this I am &c.