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Majr Myddleton was Going to you With Letters upon his way heard of your Coming up and has Sent them back to me, which I hearwith Send to You.
He proceeded on to Peedee, which I am Sorrey for as he had Many things to Communicate to you.
I find Such excesive Dificulty in Writing that I Cant possibly be as perticular as is Necessary. By the latest accounts, the people in Most parts of So. Carolina Appear Disposed to Take up Arms against the British. Small Bodies are Colecting in Several places for that purpose. I Shall be well informd of this Matter by the latter end of the week.
I am Still but poorely. Make use of Moderate Exercise, and have Great hopes of being able to Ride Tolerably in a few Days. I have the Honr to be Dr Sr
your most obdt Hble Servt
The Papers of General Nathanael Greene,
ed. Dennis Conrad et al.
(Columbia, S.C.: Model Editions Partnership, 1999). Full texts of documents calendared in
The Papers of General Nathanael Greene
(Chapel Hill, N.C.: University of North Carolina Press, 1994), Vol. 7, pp. 152-289. On the Web at http://mep.blackmesatech.com/mep/ [Accessed 25 October 2017]