X8 ― which is futile misery.
Could hardly work: but idled.
The only possible remedy to this is walking ― so I went out at 2.30 ― & drew by the upper “Parga Road” ― (seeing Dr. & Mrs. Innes,) till 5.20. Home by 6.
They are moving the cannon of Fort Neuf today.
A more than possible lovely day!
Cocks & Stockley, Braidley-Wright. Sturt & Middleton.
Bed at 11.
[Transcribed by Marco Graziosi from Houghton Library, Harvard University, MS Eng. 797.3. Image.]