Rain again! ― no wind, though.
Worked at some of the 60 tyrants: but passed time in writing envellopes [sic] for letters.
A letter from Ellen ― which has lain here 10 days by a mistake. ― Cave called & sate: they are off to Arta tonight.
T. Cooper ― poor Bright Smith still lives.
W. Evans ― The “Corfu” is safe at Allestree.
& F.L. enclosing Photographs of At & ET.
Not so unwell ― but still in pain from boles at times.
 I think this is the first use of this monogram for Emily Tennyson.
[Transcribed by Marco Graziosi from Houghton Library, Harvard University, MS Eng. 797.3. Image.]