Diary of Ralph Josselin (Private Collection)

9.5.1658 (Sunday 9 May 1658)

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May. 9. God good to me in outward mercies, in our health, when many sick and some die suddenly, the season tending to fruitfulness, my heart through mercy not so encumbered with vanities and perplexities, I desire to rule my soul on god as on one, who takes care of me