The Works of the Rev. Jonathan Swift/Volume 11/From Elizabeth Hamilton to Jonathan Swift - 3
FROM THE COUNTESS OF ORKNEY.
Nov. 23, 1712.
YOU are extremely obliging to write how well you take my whim, in telling my true thoughts of your mind: for I was ashamed, when I reflected, and hoped I should see you soon, after expressing the value I have of you in an uncommon way. But this I write with assurance, that I am, very sincerely, sir,
Your obliged humble servant,