Saturday, May 16 1761

Paid the miller of this parish 8/- in full for 2 bushels flour received by him today. Mrs Vine sent my wife a present of a fine tench and some eels, for which I gave the boy 6d… At home all day and pretty busy. My wife very ill. A remarkable fine seasonable time for weather; all nature seems to strive with the greatest energy to be luxuriantly bountiful to man, nay even to poor ungrateful man.

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