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The Works of John Adams, Second President of the United States: with a Life of the Author, Notes and Illustrations, by his Grandson Charles Francis Adams (Boston: Little, Brown and Co., 1856). 10 volumes. Vol. 7.
Part of: The Works of John Adams, 10 vols.
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ARTHUR LEE TO JOHN ADAMS.
Paris, 5 June, 1779.
By advices from America, since my last to you, my enemies are determined to impeach my attachment to our country and her cause, per fas et per nefas. This makes it necessary for me to request of you your opinion on that point, from the knowledge you have had of my conduct while we acted together in commission. The calumnies of wicked men can only be refuted by the testimony of those who are honest and competent, and it is necessary for me to desire this of you, lest any accident, which God forbid, should befall you on the voyage.
Late letters from Charleston say, they are all in good spirits there. No other news.
I have the honor to be, dear sir, with the greatest esteem,
Your most obedient, humble servant,