Diary of Ralph Josselin (Private Collection)

5.9.1644 (Thursday 5 September 1644)

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5: Stung I was with a bee on my nose, I presently plucked out the sting, and laid on honey, so that my face swelled not, thus divine providence reaches to the lowest things. let not sin oh Lord that dreadful sting be able to poison me.