November 15, 1866

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“Pleasant.. Mary abby Called. Aunt Cordon Augusta and Mary Lizzie passed the P.M. here. Mary and August passed the evening  John passed the evening here. Rain during the night.” – Hattie E.F. D.

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November 13, 1866

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“Pleasant. Mrs John O. Presbrey was buried from Mr L. Godfrey this P.M. Attended prayer meeting at the  (?). John waited upon me home and past (sic) a short but pleasant time with me.” – Hattie E.F. D.

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November 9, 1866

“O that the time may come when I can prove to him my fruitfulness..”

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“Pleasant.. Called on Augusta this afternoon. Remained at home during the evening. I think I never had such an earnest desire to see and be in John’s presence as I have this evening  is this love still increaseing (sic)  does he realize how true the love which is his alone. O that the time may come when I can prove to him my fruitfulness..” – Hattie E.F. D.

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