Diary, Feb 1659/60

Author: Samuel Pepys
Language: English
Wordcount: 12,794 / 40 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 72.5
LoC Category: CT
Downloads: 732
mnybks.net#: 5560
Genre: Biography
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ldier, to my Lord's lodgings, who told me how they were drawn into the field to-day, and that they were ordered to march away to-morrow to make room for General Monk; but they did shut their Colonel Fitch, and the rest of the officers out of the field, and swore they would not go without their money, and if they would not give it them, they would go where they might have it, and that was the City. So the Colonel went to the Parliament, and commanded what money could be got, to be got against to-morrow for them, and all the rest of the soldiers in town, who in all places made a mutiny this day, and do agree together. Here I took some bedding to send to Mrs. Ann for her to lie in now she hath her fits of the ague. Thence I went to Will's and staid like a fool there and played at cards till 9 o'clock and so came home, where I found Mr. Hunt and his wife who staid and sat with me till 10 and so good night.


2d. Drank at Harper's with Doling, and so to my office, where I found all the officers of the regim

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