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. Benjamin Franklin enclosed a copy of this letter in one to Robert R. Livingston dated
30 March. Franklin wrote that the meeting between JA
and Digges showed that the British “are weary of the war, and would get out of it
if they knew how” (Wharton, ed., Dipl. Corr. Amer. Rev.
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