Diary of Ralph Josselin (Private Collection)

15.5.1653 (Sunday 15 May 1653)

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May: 15. The Lord was many ways good to me and mine, my wife ill, but it was as she desired(.) the lord gave us a little wet some great showers fell in some places, my heart very dull and shut up in gods ways, and yet I cannot encourage myself to lay hold on god, but do my work very coldly the lord in mercy pity me, and heal me for his name sake,