The Mary Hamilton Papers : Letter from George, Prince of Wales, to Mary Hamilton

George, Prince of Wales (later George IV)

The Mary Hamilton Papers

<p style='text-align: justify;'>Letter from George, Prince of Wales, to Mary Hamilton, on his respect for her honour; providing an account of the hunt; and on the accident of [Lieutenant-Colonel Lake].</p><p style='text-align: justify;'>The Prince writes that he is avoiding low company and that his conduct during the hunt had been praised by the King. He looks forward to seeing her at [Windsor], although he must avoid 'very public attention' towards her. He refers to curing himself of that 'wicked, vile, low practice of swearing'.</p><p style='text-align: justify;'>Written Thursday morning.</p>

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