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4-336 (Raw)

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Speaker:
author,male,Gass, Robert,33 addressee,female
ns1:discourse_type
Letter
Word Count :
99
Plaint Text :
ns1:register
Private Written
ns1:texttype
Private Correspondence
ns1:localityName
http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_South_Wales
Created:
1896
Identifier
4-336
Source
O'Farrell, 1984
pages
59
Document metadata
Extent:
605
Identifier
4-336-raw.txt
Title
4-336#Raw
Type
Raw

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<source><g=m><o=i><age=33><status=3><abode=un><p=nsw><r=prw><tt=pc><4-336>
I am laying out my plans to be able cease work when I am 50 years of age, but man proposes and God disposes, and none of us knows what the future has in store for us. However we can only do our best. 
Today I am 33 years of age being born on the 5th April 1863 so that in 17 years more I intend to return home for good, that is if God wills it so. No doubt 17 years is a long time to look forward to, but it is a short time to look back [...] 
<\4-336><\g=m><\o=i><\age=33><\status=3><\abode=un><\p=nsw><\r=prw><\tt=pc>

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