[Address Leaf]
To my wyfe the countes of
[Letter Text: Notes]
My dere none beinge here Aryved At wyngfeld late
yestarnyght from Refford thow wery in tollenge Aboute yett
thynkenge you wold be desyrus to here from me screbeled
thes few lynes to lett you vndarstand I was in helthe &
wysched you Anyghtes wt me/ I pyked out Avery good tyme
for cynse my comyng from home I nevar hadde lettares
but thes this mornynge from gylbard whyche I sende
you/ I mynd to morow god wyllenge to be wt you At Chatsworth
& in the mene tyme as occorrants cum to me you shalbe partakar
of them/ I thanke you swete none for yor baken capon
& chefleste of all for Remembreng of me/ it wylbe late
to morow before my commynge to chatsworth vij or viij of the cloke
at the soneste & so farewell my trew none this xxviijth Iune

Yor fethefull husband

G Shrewesbury

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