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To John Wesley at Lincoln College, Oxford, describing in detail her thoughts on marriage, with particular reference to her relationship with Mr Johnson and his proposal of marriage. She would be grateful to hear his views on the matter.

In a postscript, she mentions that she once knew 'a pritty sort a of youth at Oxford called Mr Charles Wesley', and would be interested to know if he is still alive.

Mary has promised to write, but is busy at the moment working with John Whitelamb.