|Sir||London Octr. 13. 1786|
I have at present only time to inform your Excellency that I have communicated to my Lord Carmarthen as private Information all that I have received from your Excellency. not having received orders from Congress concerning the whole of it, I could not make official use of it.
His Lordship said that he was sorry to see there was such a Complaint: and that Lord Dorchester had Authority to settle all that matter.
What the Meaning of these oracular Speeches is, Your Excellency can judge as well as
Your most obedient & humble / Servant