Nov 30 Saturday

T.E. again. Going quickly. And letter to Jenny congratulating & sending £5 : and to A.G. [Amy Graves] saying that can't supply her with German marks.
In evening[RG] Ran down the road to torrent & up by Bujosa with S. [Salamo]
Scandal at Can La : Bartolomé the mason's wife attacked his sister who came home from France expecting to live with them. Father has also been rejected. Wife (Italian) tore off sister's earrings, & scratched her throat. Bartolomé then flung her donwstairs. Painful impression in village.
Punch & sandwiches at Can Caballo. ×××× [crossed out] Then dancing here till a late hour.

Hands Referenced

    • Annotation: ink correction
    • Character: regular
    • Ink: black

Places Mentioned

  • Torrent

    Deyá, Mallorca, Spain
    river that cuts through the valley below Graves' house, Canelluñ eds.
  • Son Bujosa

    Deyá, Majorca, Sp
    Farm-house on the way to the Cala. WG
  • Can Caballo

    Deyá, Majorca, Sp
    Schwarz' house. (Ca s'Cabalito. The house had a little bronze horse on the balustrade.) Three doors away from Canellun. WG

People Mentioned

  • A.G. (A.E.S.G)

    Graves, Amy
    Amy Graves, RG's Mother. WG
  • Jenny

    Nicholson, Jenny
    Jenny Nicholson: oldest daughter of Robert by Nancy Nicholson.
  • Bartolomé

    Bartolomé
    The mason. WG
  • Graves, Robert
    Author of the diary.

Bibliography

    • Title: T.E. Lawrence to His Biographer
    • Author: Lawrence, T.E.
    • Editor: Graves, Robert
    • PubPlace: New York
    • Publisher: Doubleday, Doran & Co., Inc.
    • Idno: A49
    • Date: 1938