Fine, ― & colder ― all day. very cold.
Mr. Cave called at 8 ― to ask if I would go to Pantaleone with him & Mrs. C. but I could not. I had risen very unwell ― having taken cold early ― & boles all upset. 6 times to the W.C. ― & all the morning obliged to lay up by the fire.
G. came back from his brothers at 12 ― & the child is absolutely recovering. Spiro also better.
Worked at the smaller 30 tyrants ― from 12 to 5. always ill at times.
Greek ― 5.20 ― to 6. ― & Stephanizzi.
Dined very Small-ly ― on the [buzzina] of a woodcock.
From 8 to 10. penned out ― S. Angelo.
Would have gone to the ball ― ’ς τὸν Χορὸν ― εἂν ἡμπουροῦσα. ―――
Cramps & unwell: little sleep.
 To the Ball ― if I could (NB).
[Transcribed by Marco Graziosi from Houghton Library, Harvard University, MS Eng. 797.3. Image.]