Diary of Ralph Josselin (Private Collection)

1.8.1649 (Wednesday 1 August 1649)

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August: 1: a day of P. Humiliation for Ireland and a blessing from god upon the forces that are designed there, the lord in mercy go along with them, and bless and prosper them, I expect that Dublin should become a prey to the enemy, the lord alone is able to prevent it; we spent from three of the clock until sun down at the priory , in continuing the exercise, the lord remember us for good for his own names sake,