Dark & wet, & towards 4 P.M. ― high wind, shifting N.E., N.W., & S.W. Very high & violent. The Steamer due on the 7th came in about 3 ― 2 papers ― no letters. ―
Worked at Jameson’s Florence & Bruce’s Argostoli, pencilling out the architecture, & getting the former in in umber & vermillion.
Noise of wind ― distressing to my nerves. Did not go out. Worked till dusk. ―
Penned out ― Rakli drawings ― till 10[.]
[Transcribed by Marco Graziosi from Houghton Library, Harvard University, MS Eng. 797.3. Image.]