Ho[tter] than before ˇ[or] since ― ὡσάν τὴν άπεθαμένη θάλασσα.1
Did not go out ― but took fresh medicine.
Dined at 12 ― native beer. ―
At 4 went with G.K. to above the Badia dell’Uliveto, to the V. Niccolini: view expansive but undrawable. Then to the Boboli Gardens, wh. were very full, & a beautiful sight: the children are such beauties, & the women all pretty.
Feel better rather.
[Transcribed by Marco Graziosi from Houghton Library, Harvard University, MS Eng. 797.3.]