Will the nerve of the conquering ‘Hero at San Jacinto
be Still and let our bleeding fathers, Mothers, Brothers,
Sisters and children cry in vain and offer no chering [cheering]
or promising prospects of release or revenge[?]
I wish the favor of your Excellency to look over
yours to me of the 29th Jany Inst—tho I am poor
and let me be as Simple as I may I have feeling
I have had the cause of Texas at heart. I have
done every thing in my power to assist the
cause of Texas over the head of as many
privations as any man can possibly think
I feir [fear] I have already worrid you[r] Excellencys
patience[.] [B]elieve me I have not intended
a insult to you[r] Excellency in this address.
I have the honor to be your Excellencys
most obedient [?] Servt.