Letter from Thomas Christmas O'Mary to Elizabeth Arnold O'Mary of Carroll County, Georgia. Thomas is in the Georgia 56th regiment.
Camp near Dalton, Georgia
Feb. 8, 1864
I seat my self to drop you a few lines to let you no that I am wel as common. Hoping these lines may find you al enjoying the same blessing. I am in a hurry. I have to go on gard . I want to hear from you verry bad. I rote you a few days ago. I don't no whether you got the letter or not. I wanted a sirtificate from the enrolling officier sirtifying my disability while at home. I have nothing new to rite. I went to meeting twice yesterday. Rite soon. I must close for want of time. Remember me at all times. I remain your best friend. Wright soon.
I have nothing more only I remain your husband until death
T. C. Omary