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2-090 (Text)

Item metadata
Speaker:
author,male,Bentley, Richard,un addressee
ns1:discourse_type
Narrative Discourse
Word Count :
98
Plaint Text :
ns1:register
Public Written
ns1:texttype
Memoirs
ns1:localityName
http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_South_Wales
Created:
1833
Identifier
2-090
Source
Ward, 1969
pages
130-31
Document metadata
Extent:
542
Identifier
2-090-plain.txt
Title
2-090#Text
Type
Text

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In order to show the opinions entertained by some of the convicts, as regards the colony, I will give an extract from one of sundry letters which I have read, written by them to their friends in England, using the writer's own language and punctuation, but altering the spelling. He requests that his wife will come out, and bring their children with her, and then proceeds as follows:
'I am perfectly well satisfied with my situation thanks be to God that has placed me under those that does not despise a prisoner. No, my love, I am 

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