Extract from Thomas Jefferson to Madame de Tessé

I am become the most industrious & ardent farmer of the canton and have so much to do to recover my farms from the desolated state in which I found them after a ten years absence, that I have no fear of ennui.

PrC (DLC). Published in PTJ, 28:451.
Author
Thomas Jefferson
Recipient
Madame de Tessé
Date Range
Date
September 6, 1795
Collection
Quotes by and about Thomas Jefferson
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