Diary of Ralph Josselin (Private Collection)

28.8.1670 (Sunday 28 August 1670)

document 70016530

Aug. 28. dry, scorching weather. water scarce, yet it proved a very good harvest though Swithins a wetting day. a sickly time about(.) the Lord be merciful to us(.) god good in his word. all my children with me. god wing them under his gracious covenant.