Particularly lovely day.
We breakfasted at 9½ ― & talked till 2. [Ross] came.
At 2½ walked to Hastings ― Ecclesbourne & Lovers’ seat. Returning, met the Cockerells, which is a bore to me.
We dined at 7½ & talked till 11.
[Transcribed by Marco Graziosi from Houghton Library, Harvard University, MS Eng. 797.3.]