Letter 1.

Lady Susan Vernon to Mr . Vernon. —

Langford, Decr . —

My dear Brother

I can no longer refuse myself thepleasure of profitting by your kind invitation when we last parted, of spending some weeks with you at Churchill, & therefore if quite convenient toyou & Mrs . Vernon to receive me at present, I shall hope within a few days to be introducedto a Sister, whom I have so long desired to be ac::quainted with. — My kind friends here are most affectionately urgent with me to prolong my stay,but their hospitable & chearful dispositions lead them

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