Fine ― but a “dies non.” ― Rose at 7.
Worked hard all day, carrying down books &c., & putting them in the bookcases which were finally put up by 2 P.M.
Got the last things down by 6.15.
Had a bath & was somewhat refreshed, tho’ awfully tired. At 7 to 40 Norfolk Terrance.
Walked home by 10.45.
2. anecdotes of clean Turk ― told by Mr. Mitford. Fine swell Peterburgh lady ―
Mis vous savez Mme. que nous autres sommes aussi ^[tellement] en arrière!
Non Madame ― et vous?
[Transcribed by Marco Graziosi from Houghton Library, Harvard University, MS Eng. 797.3. Image.]