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I am unhappy that the rapidity of our movements and the hurry of business obliges me to inclose your Excellency my letter to the Commander in Chief for the information of Congress, and to trouble Your Excellency to seal and forward it to the General.
I have the honor to be with the greatest esteem and respect
Your Excellency's Most Obedient Humble Servant
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 19 January 2018]