Tuesday, June 12 1759

In the forenoon my brother came over and brought Philip who is to board at Master Hook’s upon the following terms: Master Hook is to find is meat, drink, [washing] and lodging for £5 per year, though conditionally that if either party was to relinquish it, they may at any time. And the boy accordingly went to Master Hook’s today…

In the evening went down to Mr Elless’s and smoked a pipe or 2 in company with Joseph and Thomas Fuller, Mr Burgess, Robert Hook and Mr French. I came home about 10:10. The reason of our paying this visit was a taking of leave of Mr Elless, he being a-going to live at Alfriston… Took physic today.

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