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Mr. William Pole, whome Phillip Simons, somtymes barber to the old Erle of Tavistok, doth knowe, cam to me, and made acquayntance with me : promised to com agayn within xiiij. dayes. Jane my wife went to Nurse Garret’s to pay her 12s. for her wages due tyll Friday last, which was Saint Margaret’s day, and brought her xijd. for candles : she went by water ; Mistres Lee went with her, and Robyn Jackesbite. Jane this night was sore trubbled with a collick and cramp in her belly ; she vomyted this Monday more, and every night grew stiff in the sole likewise. A meridie hor. 3½ cam Sir George Peckham to me to know the tytle for Norombega in respect of Spayn and Portugall parting the whole world’s distilleryes. He promysed me of his gift and of his patient………of the new conquest, and thought to get so moche of Mr. Gerardes gift to be sent me with seale within a few days.