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They cannot answer it without consulting their Town, they may tell lyes, and their people may be offended with them & not stand to their offers Why do they rather desire to live here than to return to their settlemts in North Carolina They cant say till they know it from their people for they dont know whether all their people would be willing to return to Carolina, and what they proposed abt their settlemt is of their own heads and not by ordr of their people. Why dont they go back to their old settlements & why do they stay where they are now They ran up there for fear of the Savannos Do they design to live always there No they intend to come down to [Janintantarre?] Why dont they then go to Collo Pollock He knows nothing of him for none goes there but Blume Did Blume never desire them to come on & make peace No. Blume kept the letter that was sent to them in disdain of the English for that he would not be their letter Carryer they see the fellon belonging to [Kinthaugh?] that took Will because he had shott at him while he was in [illegible] & that he sold him to ye Senequas they knew he brot letters from Collo Pollock wch were carryed abt ye Towns. They know Will was ye carryer of the letters Do they know that he is now in prison here. They did not know so before Have they any more to say Nothing but want to hear what proposals the Govr has to make that they may carry it back to their people In how long [illegible] [illegible] their people come in He cannot say in how many days say their people are willing to be under the protection of their Governmt & to live where the Govr pleases to place them