Gray ― but always fine. Rose before 7 ― & did a good deal at times all day to the Campagna in spite of many interruptions, ― for
Middleton ― all came. Bob M. is engaged to be married. Poor Mr. Morier is much aged. ― At 4 or 5 I walked out with G. Middleton ―& then to pay Bicker’s bill ― & to Foord’s ― returning at 7 to dine.
A letter came ― a bill for £2.2s,7d ― being the charge for the last, or Athens parcel of Crete things & paper ― which has arrived at Liverpool.
[Transcribed by Marco Graziosi from Houghton Library, Harvard University, MS Eng. 797.3. Image.]