Rose early ― & Greek till 8. Very lonely morning, but showers at times in the day. ― After 11½ ― worked till 5½, hard, & the picture is better. It remains to be seen what is its fate.

At 6 walked out ― disturbed: later meeting the Cockerells.

Letter from R. Church. C.M.C. has returned.

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