Letter:  George Miller to His Wife, November 1, 1889

\ti George Miller to His Wife, November 1, 1889.    
\op Waba┤gtheze / tho˝ / bthi┤ze / ha, / sida┤di /
  gua┤thisho˝ / te┤di. / Sho˝┤ /
\tr Letter / the / I took it / . / yesterday / beyond /
  when. / And /
\rf jod 1891:120.1    
\op i˝┤tha-ma┤zhi / he┤ga-ma┤zhi / i┤e / i˝wi˝┤thana / ke┤.
  / Sho˝┤ / washko˝┤-ga. /
\tr I am sad / I am very / word / you told to me / the. /
  Yet / persevere. /
\rf jod 1891:120.2    
\op Mo˝┤zeska / gthe┤ba / shugthe┤wikithe┤. / Gthe┤ba-no˝┤ba
  / shugthe┤athe / ko˝bthe┤dego˝ /
\tr Money / ten / I send home to you. / Twenty / I send to
  you / I wished, but /
\rf jod 1891:120.3    
\op uxpa┤the / itha┤kuhe┤ / ha. / Mi˝┤ / the┤ / she┤na / ki,
  / shagthe┤ ta┤ /
\tr it gets lost / I apprehend / . / Moon / this / enough /
  when, / I will start home /
\rf jod 1891:120.4    
\op mi˝ke. / O˝┤ba / shaki┤ ta / te┤ / uwi┤btha ta┤ mi˝ke, /
  waba┤gtheze /
\tr to you. / Day / I will reach you again / the / I will
  tell you, / letter /
\rf jod 1891:120.5    
\op i┤tho˝bo˝┤ / wi┤paxe / ki. / Sho˝┤ / thiti┤nu / e┤skana
  / o˝┤ba / shaki┤-mazhi / te┤ /
\tr a second time / I make to you / when. / And / your elder
  brother / oh that / day / I do not reach you again / the /
\rf jod 1891:120.6    
\op sheto˝┤ / a┤thikihi┤de / te, / btha┤ho˝. / Ui┤tha-ga. /
  Mo˝┤zeska / thi˝ / bthi┤'axti-mo˝┤ ta┤ mi˝ke. /
\tr so far / he watches over you / will, / I pray him. /
  tell him. / money / the col. ob / I will altogether fail
  to acquire. /
\rf jod 1891:120.7    
\op Ki / shi┤ / a┤kihi┤de / thithi˝┤ge, / eshe┤-go˝ / e┤wo˝
  /
\tr And / again / to attend to / you have no one, / you
  said, as / it is the cause /
\rf jod 1891:120.8    
\op go˝┤ / uxthe┤xti / shagthe┤ ta┤ mi˝ke. / Wi┤shti /
  wisi┤thai / te / o˝┤ba itha┤ugthe, /
\tr as / very soon / I will start home to you. / I too / I
  remembered you / the / every day, /
\rf jod 1891:120.9    
\op i˝┤tha-ma┤zhi / ha. / Thi┤adi / ui┤tha-ga / ha┤, /
  waba┤zhi˝o˝┤the / te / sheto˝┤ / agthi┤bazhi. /
\tr I have been sad / . / Your father / tell him / ! / he
  caused me to bring a message / the / so far / she has not
  come back. /
\rf jod 1891:120.10    
\op &December / te┤di / agthi┤ / 'ithe┤, / waxu˝┤ha /
  gthi┤thai, / sho˝, / to˝┤be /
\tr December / when / to come back / she promises, / paper /
  she has sent back, / yet / I see her /
\rf jod 1891:120.11    
\op do˝┤shte-mo˝┤ / ki, / to˝┤ba-ma┤zhi / do˝┤shte, /
  shagthe┤ ta┤ mi˝ke, / ebthe┤go˝. /
\tr I may / if, / I do not see her / perhaps, / I will start
  home to you. / I think. /
\rf jod 1891:120.12    
\op Mo˝┤shiha┤thi˝ / e┤ / a┤wake. / Sasu┤ / aka┤ / e / te /
  wiu┤akie┤ / ha, /
\tr the one (eagle) mv. on high / her / I mean her. / Frank
  / the sub. / that / the / I spoke to him(?) about it / . /
\rf jod 1891:120.13    
\op i˝sh'a┤ge / i┤e / eta┤ / te, / go˝┤ / Mo˝┤shiha┤thi˝ /
  ui┤tha / 'i┤thai, / to˝┤ba-ma┤zhi /
\tr old man / word / his / the ob., / and / The one (eagle)
  mv. on high / to tell her / he promised / I do not see her
  /
\rf jod 1891:120.14    
\op shagthe┤ / ki. / The┤aka┤ / Tha┤si / aka┤ / e┤shti /
  go˝┤ / gahi┤ iai┤ / tedi┤hi / ki, / e┤di /
\tr I start home / if. / This one / Dorsey / the sub. / he
  too / at any rate / they speak in council / by the time
  that / when, / there /
\rf jod 1891:120.15    
\op ui┤he / 'i┤the, / i┤gasko˝┤the / 'i┤thai. / Go˝┤ /
  wa┤bthaho˝, / "Kage┤ha, / ui┤ko˝-ga /
\tr to join / has promised / to make an attempt / he has
  promised / And / I entreated him, / O friend, / help him /
\rf jod 1891:120.16    
\op i˝sh'a┤ge / thi˝ke┤. / Sho˝┤ / ni┤'a / shte┤shtewo˝┤, /
  sho˝┤ / e┤skana / uthe┤ko˝ / ko˝bthe┤go˝," /
\tr old man / the st. ob. / and / you fail / even if, / yet
  / oh that / you aid him / I hope, /
\rf jod 1891:120.17    
\op ehe┤ / ha. / Go˝┤ / ga┤te / e┤thada┤-ga, / waxi˝┤ha /
  ga┤tho˝. / Shaki┤ /
\tr I said / . / And / that subject / / read to him, /
  paper / that (writing). / I reach you again /
\rf jod 1891:120.18    
\op tedi┤hi / ki, / pi┤ / ue┤btha ta┤ mi˝ke. /
\tr by the time that / when, / anew / I will tell it to him.
  /
\rf jod 1891:120.19  

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