Diary of Ralph Josselin (Private Collection)

21.1.1658 (Thursday 21 January 1658)

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21: this day again was a hard black frost, with snow die 22. wednesday only being a wet day between(.) my wife,. upward. R.A. with me, he told me how his wife kept him bound in bed to force him to sell his lands, well its a mercy to be kept upright in our ways, and delivered from unreasonable persons. I suspend my thoughts in such matters.