New York, May 5, 1789
I beg you to accept my unfeigned thanks for your friendly communication of this date, and that you will permit me to entreat a continuation of them as occasion may arise.
The manner chosen for doing it is most agreeable to me. It is my wish to act right; if I err, the head and not the heart shall, with justice, be chargeable.
With sentiments of sincere esteem and regard,
I am, dear sir, your obed’t serv’t,
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