Monday, 21 March 1864

See 2 pages ahead.[1]

Gray & calm all day.

Sent pictures off.

Went to Taylor’s ― to get change for cheque. J.W. Taylor is sad ― he was born here in 1821. ― Old Mr. Ragnanean was ― there, ― & older Mr. Woodhouse ―― how very bad all this!! ―

Came home, & off & on penned out Zante drawings,

At 2, Luigi the Zinkious man came, a fat & worthy soul: ― & so, before 5 ― 4 packages were done up & ready. The Case of pictures ― drawings went to Woodley’s this morning.

At 7.30 to De Veres.

1864-03-21

Pleasant, ― at least I was ― for [once] ― enjoyful. And later I sang from In Memoriam &c. Home by 12.

Found a letter from T. Cooper ― announcing 6 having been sent ― but none are come! Pleasant.

 


[1] The entries for 19 and 20 March had been written in the pages for 21 and 22 March, so the entries for 21 and 22 March are written on the pages for 19 and 20 March.


[Transcribed by Marco Graziosi from Houghton Library, Harvard University, MS Eng. 797.3. Image.]

Advertisements

Leave a comment

Filed under 1864, Diary Entry

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s