1769 November 23 (Thursday). A bright Day Smiles upon those who travel to Ashburnham. Visit Mrs. Arnold again. Delivered 12£ old Tenor to Mr. Nat. Sartel Prentice of Grafton, for Mr. William Grey of Boston. Mr. Prentice consents to pay him for me 3£ O.T. more, which I am to repay when he returns, next Saturday. Visit Mr. Moses Brigham, and dined there. His Father came; also Mr. Joseph Brigham and his Wife. Prayed with them. Went to see Ensign Jeduthan Fay, to hear his Account of the very Sudden Death of Mr. Joseph Morse, of Framingham, son of Deacon Morse, yesterday p.m., Ensign being present at the Time. May God grant I may be always Ready!