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1-032 (Original)

Item metadata
Speaker:
addressee,female author,female,Reibey, Mary,15
ns1:discourse_type
Letter
Word Count :
244
Plaint Text :
ns1:register
Private Written
ns1:texttype
Private Correspondence
ns1:localityName
http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_South_Wales
Created:
1792
Identifier
1-032
Source
Irvine, 1992
pages
13
Document metadata
Extent:
1314
Identifier
1-032.txt
Title
1-032#Original
Type
Original

1-032.txt — 1 KB

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<source><g=f><o=b><age=15><status=4><abode=00><p=nsw><r=prw><tt=pc><1-032>
octb 8th 1792
my Dear aunt
we arrived here on the 7th and i hope it will answer better than we expected for i write this on Board of ship but it looks a pleasant place - Enough. we shall but have 4 pair of trouser to make a week and we shall have a pound of rice a week and 4 pound of pork besides Greens and other vegetaibles. the tell me i am for life wich the Governor told me i was but for 7 years wich Grives me very much to think of it but I will watch every oppertunity to get away in too or 3 years / But i will make myself as happy as i can In my present and unhappy situation. i will Give you Further satisfaction when i Get there and is settled / I am well and hearty as ever I was in my life. I Desire you will answer me by some ship that is Coming and let me know how the Children is and all inquireing frinds. so i must Conclude because we are in a hurry to go a shore. remember My Love to my sister and aunt wamsley and My cousins so no more at pressent from your undutifull neice Mary Haydock. Mr Scot Took 2 Ginnues of me and said he would get me My Libberty. with my sister has been very ungood To me so I must never see you again / 
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