Curiosity is natural to the soul of man and interesting objects have a powerful influence on our affections.
I was happy in the midst of dangers and inconveniences.
A zeal for the defence of their country led these heroes to the scene of action, though with a few men to attack a powerful army of experienced warriors.
During our travels, the Indians entertained me well; and their affection for me was so great, that they utterly refused to leave me there with the others, although the Governor offered them one hundred pounds sterling for me, on purpose to give me a parole to go home.
Nature was here a series of wonders, and a fund of delight.