fortnight ago, and I already heartily repent thatI ever left our charming House in Portman-Squarefor such a dismal old weather-beaten Castle asthis. You can form no idea sufficiently hideous,of its dungeon-like form. appearance. It is actuallyperched upon a Rockto appearance so t[.]otally inacceſsible, thatI expected to have been pulled up by a rope; andsincerely repented having gratified my curiosityto behold my Daughters at the expence of beingobliged to enter their prison in so dangerous &ridiculous a Manner. But as soon as I once

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