Journal of Margaret-Holly Adkins, 1776

(COMPLETED) What would it have been like to be a girl growing up in Colonial America, in 1776? Learn about the life of Margaret-Holly Adkins through her inspiring journal entries. Read along as she deals with her friends and family life, as well as the struggle of being a proper young lady of her time, and fitting in with society's borders. Yellow for death and disease.

*I am not a historian, this isn't non-fiction. Facts may be bended for storytelling purposes. Please self-asses yourself before reading. There are some parts and references of death and disease. Happy Reading!

4Likes
5Comments
2584Views
AA

10. January 10th, 1776

George went into town today. He has been acting a bit odd- I know something is up. So I asked him. “‘Tis this girl.” He said. “Her name is Rachel, and she is beautiful.” I normally don’t like romance, but honestly I know mother has been worried. At 20, he should be married. I’m not saying that this “Rachel” will be the one, however.

 

I am the only one who asked, so therefore I only know and am not permitted to tell anyone, not even mother. I probably should not have written this down then. Mother stayed next to Father who was in bed all of today. Eliza played with Alexander. James went to the market.

 
Join MovellasFind out what all the buzz is about. Join now to start sharing your creativity and passion
Loading ...