A horrid day in all ways.

Too cold ― & too windy in the room to work. Mrs. G.S. & Mr. Whitmore came: Mr. W. wanted to buy Heywood’s Campagna. ―

X12 ―> slept ― & was wretched.

At 5 walked a little & posted letter to B. Hunt.

Came home & dined alone ― by a large fire.

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