Diary of Ralph Josselin (Private Collection)

9.10.1658 (Saturday 9 October 1658)

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9. returned well from my Ladie Honywoods where I lay 4 nights. to perform duty and carry on instruction in the family, while the Ladie Brooks there. I on the hope the 2 young ones may be helpmates for each other especially in soul work did my help between parties to joint their business. in that time I rode out to preach Buers and Wakes lecture, give me a large heart for and in thy service oh Lord I beg of thee.