There is nothing to write about, you say. Well, then, write and let me know just this,that there is nothing to write about; or tell me in the good old style if you are well. That s right. I am quite well.1
Letters. Book i. Letter xi. 1.
Note 1. This comes to inform you that I am in a perfect state of health, hoping you are in the same. Ay, that s the old beginning.Colman: The Heir at Law, act iii. sc. 2. [back]