Diary of Ralph Josselin (Private Collection)

10.5.1665, 11.5.1665 (Wednesday 10 May 1665)

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10. rode to Mrs Tompsons who in 19 years little increased their estate being in a great living and a good estate of his own worth above 1600li. - 11. kept a day or praise for Mr Eldred (.) sensible of return of old corruptions and my long affliction, lord melt down my dross and make me a new lump.