November 10, 1866

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“Have been to the green this afternoon. John passed the evening 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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October 24, 1866

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“Pleasant. Grandmother returned home this morning..  Singing school commenced this evening  John waited upon me there  also escorted me home..” – Hattie E.F. D.

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October 23, 1866

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“Rain in the morning pleasant in the afternoon. Grandmother came this morning. Attended the prayer meeting. John waited upon me home and passed a few pleasant hours with me.” – Hattie E.F. D.

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October 21, 1866

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“Pleasant. attended sabbath school  also the morning and afternoon services. John accompanied me home and took tea with us. we passed a very pleasant evening together.” – Hattie E.F. D.

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