Rainy early & wind: ― colder & cloudy & rain later.
Worked at Butrinto ― but off & on=wise ― till 5. No steamer.
Came, Hutton ― at 3.
At 3.30 ― Mrs. Maude & the Forts: ― Mrs. F. admires the big Corfu A. ―
Sate at work afterwards ― Hutton by me, ― & then walked with him to the 1 Gun battery & back by 6.15.
Hutton is a really nice fellow.
His description of Capt. Murray in a boat at Luro! & his mania for shooting wild geese.
Dined at 6.45.
Penned out Ζαγώρι drawings till 10.30.
The Maudes dining out ― quiet.
Spiro has been, & says Politi will let me his floor ― one of them, when vacant.
ˇ[Saturday’s] Steamer came in ― at 9! ―
Thoughts of a yacht life from April, May & June along the Coast.
[Transcribed by Marco Graziosi from Houghton Library, Harvard University, MS Eng. 797.3.]