Extract from Martha Jefferson Randolph to Nicholas P. Trist

his old age as yet has few of the infirmities, and none of the decrepitude incident to his advanced years and I hope as his affairs become more prosperous, the natural chearfulness of his temper so important to health, and life even will at his age, will return.

RC (NcU: NPT).
Martha Jefferson Randolph
Date Range
September 1, 1822
Quotes by and about Thomas Jefferson