I was happy in the midst of dangers and inconveniences.
Nature was here a series of wonders, and a fund of delight.
In this situation I was constantly exposed to danger and death.
I can't say I was ever lost, but I was bewildered once for three days.
All you need for happiness is a good gun, a good horse, and a good wife.
In such a diversity it was impossible I should be disposed to melancholy.
I have never been lost, but I will admit to being confused for several weeks.
In this time the enemy began to undermine our fort, which was situated sixty yards from Kentucky River.
Curiosity is natural to the soul of man and interesting objects have a powerful influence on our affections.
On the fourth day of July following, a party of about two hundred Indians attacked Boonsborough, killed one man, and wounded two.