Off the Rails again. Breakfast at 8. Off in car by 9.

Rail from Micheldever at 9.36


Bah! ―



Stratford Place by 12. ――

Arranged & unpacked & wrote letters.

Fine day. Calls on Edwards, C.F. Mr. Hay, Col. Hornby & others. ――― Saw Mr. Bilton Mrs. Macbean’s uncle.

J.B.E. came up at 6 ― & I to him. At his lodgings μοῦ ἔκαμε μίαν ὁμολογία ὅτι ἡγάπα τῆν ἀδελφὴν τῆς Κυρίας Δροῦμονδ —  ἥγουν, Μίζι Λίζερ.1

Much thought thereon.

Home by 10.

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

  1. He confided in me that he loved the sister of Lady Drummond ― i.e. Miss Lizer (NB). []