Gray ― gleamy, ― showery towards sunset, & a good deal of S.E. wind. No Ancôna boat in. ―
A busy day, ― sent G. to buy a Lampshade, leave a book at the Palace, ― see to a Sideboard for sale, ― pay one or 2 bills ― & get dinner for this evening. ―
Meanwhile, I drew hard all day ― getting all the smaller 30 Tyrants into another stage. ―― till 4.15 ― when I walked out a little way ― returning with Major Bethune.
6 to 7 Greek.
7 ― Dr. Roberts came & dined with me ― a pleasant evening. He is a very nice fellow. At 11, ἀναχώρησε.
Ἒπεμψα τὸν Γεώργιον εἰς τὸ Κrεββάtι εἰς δέκα ὣρας ― ἐπειδὴ ἠργὰσθη π[ο]λὺ τὴν ἡμέραν.
 He left (NB).
 I sent Giorgio to bed at ten ― for he worked a lot all day (NB).
[Transcribed by Marco Graziosi from Houghton Library, Harvard University, MS Eng. 797.3. Image.]