Diary of Ralph Josselin (Private Collection)

26.8.1649 (Sunday 26 August 1649)

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August. 26. The lord was good and merciful to me and mine in our health, peace, plenty. the Lord in mercy pardon our sins and accept us for his glorious names sake, the good god preserved me from hurt in my journey made it pleasant and comfortably to me, the lord preserved all my family in health, my navel continued well, the lord was good to me in the Sabbath giving me strength for it, though indeed I was weak and faint, the lord in mercy sanctify me, and preserve me and make me a delight to himself.