[Address Leaf]
To the Ryght
my vary goode
lord borley lorde
of enlonde
24. Octob. 1578
The Countesse of Shrewsbu=
ry to my L.
[Overleaf: Notes]
[Letter Text: Notes]
my good Lord I fynde my selfe so meche bouend to
your .L. for all your honorabell fauores as I can
not but acknolege that I take a sengeuler comforte
theryn, and holde my selfe ryght hapey for
the great benyfytte of so fast a frend/ thynkenge
yt my parte to desyre knolege yn what statt
of helthe your .L. ys/ for whych respecte I thog
chefely thought good to sende and here by also
to aduertys that my .Lo. of Leycester be fore
my comynge to courte aponted one vary good
chamber wt some of other Letyll rome to be made
redy for me beynge parte of hys owne logynge
wereof I reste vary glade for that I hade rather
haue albeyett neuer so letyll acorner wtyn the
courte then greater easement forder of. har
magystye vouchsafed moust gracyous speche
and acseptance of my deuty, and as I haue alwaye...
so I shall thyngke my selfe moust humbley bonde
trewly to honore sarue and prey for har magystye
wyhyle I leue. good my .lo. for that I hope shortely
to se you at courte I wyll now ceasse assurynge
I wysshe your .L. and al your as to myselfe
al hapey welfare wt mouste harty comendacyons
to your .L. my good lady your wyffe and good
lady oxfort wt har letyll swette lady I end
recmond the xxiiij of october

your good .L. moust assured


as yt I haue not moued
any sute to har maggystye

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