Diary of Ralph Josselin (Private Collection)

8.8.1680 (Sunday 8 August 1680)

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Aug: 8: A lowering morning, yet I hope in gods covenant. mercies. god good in the word, my desire was to exalt the name of Christ. this day found a lamb dead(,) my man sick, that which is my best day, often the day of ill tidings, I fear I neglect the Sabbath