MS: Letter from Robert Burns to Robert McIndoe, dated Mauchline, 5 August 1788

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MS: Letter from Robert Burns to Robert McIndoe, dated Mauchline, 5 August 1788

formerly, Lutestring I think is its name, I
shall send you the money & a more coherent
letter, when he goes again to your good town.
To be brief, send me fifteen y.ds black lutesting
silk, such as they use to make gowns & petticoats
of, & I shall chuse some sober morning befor
breakfast, & write you a sober answer, with the
sober sum which will then be due you from,
D.r Sir, Fu' or fasting,
yours sincerely
Rob.t Burns.

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