||Page header reads: 'to Brasil'
||Banks, Joseph, Sir, 1743-1820
||18 October 1768
||Series 03: The Endeavour journal of Joseph Banks, 25 August 1768 - 12 July 1771
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||18. Wind continued to blow fresh so we had little doubt of the reality of yesterdays hopes. This evening trying as I have often (foolishly no doubt) done to exercise myself by playing tricks with two ropes in the Cabbin I got a fall which hurt me a good deal and alarmd me more, as the blow was on my head, and two hours after it I was taken with sickness at my stomack which made me fear some ill consequence.