Considering Jay's habits of moderation, he is surprised to learn of his
ill health. If letter seems poetical it is because he has lived in a garret too long.
Regards to members of the club. C.U. Quarterly XXV (1933) 131-32.
Congratulations on selection as delegate to Continental Congress. While he
was at first uneasy about the situation of his country, he is now certain that Great
Britain has passed the meridian of her glory.