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02-12-2008, 11:27 AM
Unto my truly well-beloved Valentine, John Paston, squire, be this note delivered, etc.
Truly respected and worshipful and my most well-beloved Valentine, I commit myself to you most heartily, desiring to hear of your welfare, which I beseech almighty God to preserve according to his pleasure and your heart's desire. And if it please you to hear of my own welfare, I am not in good health of body or of heart, nor shall I be until I hear from you.
For no creature knows what pain I suffer, and even on pain of death I would not reveal it...