Wrote to
& Bickers

Letters from
C. Fortescue
Jane Hunt
Mr. Morier.
& Mr. Edwards.

Rose at 5 or little after, & from 6 to 8 wrote out journals.

Nice letter from C.F. but at from Mr. Edwards. Worked at the Petra more or less all day & not so badly as usual.


But at 3¾ came Mr. Edwards’s letter, wh. is queer

I do not yet know whether I feel ill or well about it.

At 6½ walked till 7½.

Collier ships wrecked on the shore here.


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