To Miss Margaret Chalmers, (now Mrs.
Hay of Edinburgh) Sept. 26, 1787.
Fireside of Wisdom and Prudence
-Admiration of the fair sex about
a farm at Dumfries-Compliment
to Charlotte-" The banks of the
Edinburgh, Nov. 21, 1787. Hints to
her and Charlotte about letter-
writing--Affection - The Wab-
Edinburgh, Dec, 12, 1787. A bruised
limb--and blue devils.
with the bible,
Edinburgh, Dec. 19, 1787. On the stilts,
not poetic but oaken-His motto,
I DARE-His enemy moi-meme,
Edinburgh, March 15, 1787. Bargain
for the Ellisland farm completed-
Settling to business-Dr. Johnson's
Mauchline, 7th April, 1788. Thanks
for their introduction to Miss Ken-
Hair-breadth Jove escapes-Forebodings, 30
Edinburgh, Sunday. Entered into the
ExciseSatisfied with himself,
19. TO Miss M--n, Saturday noon, St.
James's Square, Newtown, Edin-
burgh. Compliments, a Greenland
20. T. Mis Robert Ainslie, Edinburgh.
Edinburgh, Sunday morning, Nov.
Deelines a supper-en-
gagement- Warm friendship,
21. To Miss Chalmers. Edinburgh, Dcc.
1787. Reproaches her timidity re-
specting his poetic compliments
Remarks on Mr. -
22. To Mr. Morrison, Wright, Mauchline.