Fine & warmer ― cloudy ― & after 5 ― rain.
Worked at the 60 Tyrants. ―
Mr. Baillie called.
Newspapers ―― no letters.
Lady Carmichael is dead. poor little Lacaita! ―
At 4.30. called & sate with Col. Curzon. & Mrs. Boyd.
Opinion seems general that the 7 Islands are to be given up! & a kind of dismay prevails.
Walked with Viletta ― till rain came & I got home.
Stephanizzi ― 6 to 7.
Dined at 7.
G. went to the post ― but, being shut, no letters, an’ there were any, could be got out.
8.30 ― 10 ― penned out.
[Transcribed by Marco Graziosi from Houghton Library, Harvard University, MS Eng. 797.3. Image.]