Letter from Rongo to McLean, 14 Sep 1848
Reference Number: MS-Papers-0032-0672C-13. Object #1032511
Letter of support to McLean
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Te Reo Maori (E Ma)
14 Hepetema 1848
E hoa, e Te Makarini,
Tenei ano taku kupu atu ki a koe, e mea ana ka whakaaro mai koe ki taku pukapuka, he mea nau nou te tikanga i haere ai au ki te kawe i nga pukapuka o Te Wepita raua ko Kapene Kingi.
E hoa, e Te Makarini, kei te whakaaro tonu au ki to taua korero i Te Henui. I taku taenga atu ki te korero ki a koe, e mea nau me utu mai e koe ki au ki nga moni moku. Hoi, me whakaae mai koe ki tenei.
Na tou tamaiti haroha,
English (E Ma)
14 September 1848
My message again to you is that when considering my letter, you said that you would decide about my having gone to fetch the documents of Webster and Captain King.
Friend, McLean, I am still thinking about our talk at Te Henui. When I went to talk to you, you said that you would pay me the money owed me. And so, you should agree to this.
From your loving son,
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