Many letters. Wrote also many. Breakfast &c. ― Walked to Knowsley Church with W.H. After Lunch, & talk with Mrs. H. ― & to Hall with W. The old & the new rooms: the change from life to death in a house. Lord D.’s message. Walk back: rain &c. Evening pleasant.

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