Diary of Ralph Josselin (Private Collection)

17.11.1661 (Sunday 17 November 1661)

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No: 17. A very cold day, yet something cheerful; god good to us in the mercies of my family, my child Jane up and down with us again, lord let us live to keep thy word, a dear time for corn. rye 7s. and wheat 8s.6d. per bushel, but few consider the famine of the word, and yet men loath the ordinances of god.