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The Diary of Samuel Pepys

Daily entries from the 17th century London diary.

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Tuesday 16 April 1661
So soon as word was brought me that Mr. Coventry was come with the barge to the Tower, I went to him, and found him reading of the Psalms in short hand (which he is …
On , by Samuel Pepys, 223 words
Monday 15 April 1661
From my father’s, it being a very foul morning for the King and Lords to go to Windsor, I went to the office and there met Mr. Coventry and Sir Robt. Slingsby, but did no …
On , by Samuel Pepys, 202 words
Sunday 14 April 1661
(Easter. Lord’s day). In the morning towards my father’s, and by the way heard Mr. Jacomb, at Ludgate, upon these words, “Christ loved you and therefore let us love one another,” and made a lazy …
On , by Samuel Pepys, 276 words