Diary of Ralph Josselin (Private Collection)

3.7.1649, 4.7.1649, 5.7.1649 (Tuesday 3 July 1649)

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3: 4: 5: abroad at dinner, visiting some of my friends, from whom I received besides kind entertainment, real expressions of their love. and the more to be observed, in regard I was quite destitute of money: Some ministers who have far better livings that I complain how mean their own estate is, truly its the blessing of god that makes rich, and it is his blessing when I have increased.