's letter, undated but doubtless written at the same time as AA
's, has not been found. It proposed her coming to Europe to keep house for her father
and look after his health. JA
's reply, 26 Sept.
, below, discouraged the idea on the ground that he hoped to return home in the spring.
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.