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HRW has posted 10 annotations/comments since 13 April 2013.

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Second Reading

About Sunday 4 May 1662

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"my arm tied up with a black ribbon".
Can anyone explain the need for a ribbon?

About Saturday 22 March 1661/62

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GUN, a great Flagon for Drink.
---An Universal Etymological English Dictionary. N. Bailey, 1675

Thanks Bill! Makes much more sense.

About Friday 13 April 1660

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"And the rain coming upon my bed". Living conditions during inclement weather must have been deplorable.