Diary of Ralph Josselin (Private Collection)

12.12.1652 (Tuesday 12 December 1652)

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12. paid Mary Peake . 1li.7s. more, all but 5d. due to her, which I will give her with the first opportunity.

Dec: 12. The Lord was good and gracious to me, and all mine in all our outward mercies in my journey and returning again, and yet my heart was under many great annoying lusts, my spirit I find much shut up in prayer both public, and private, and truly I know not what to do, my eyes are towards the lord, oh when will you quicken me.