June 16 Wednesday.

Lunch with Carlow in a new flat in Westminster Gardens: Canalettos & orangeade. He asked us what we thought was great & genius: but was very sweet.
We drew our Paris money to England on recommendation of bank manager.
Bought a Georgian tumbler for 4/31 *[RG] then we had a beer & pie & sandwich[RG] olives supper with Mary & Bill Fuller. Worked out a new sort of novel for him to write.
* Broken by Karl a few days later.

Editorial Notes

14 shillings, threepence eds.

Hands Referenced

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

Places Mentioned

  • Paris

    France

People Mentioned

  • Karl/Carl

    Goldschmidt, Karl
    Karl Goldschmidt, later Kenneth Gay: Graphic artist, friend and secretary of Robert Graves and Laura Riding since 1934. R. G. spells both as Carl and Karl.
  • Viscount Carlow

    Carlow, Viscount
    (1907-1944) friend of Graves, and one of the first T.E. Lawrence Trustees; founder of Corvinus Press, London; m. Peggy Dawson-Damer (née Cambie) 1937 eds.
  • Bill Fuller

    Fuller, William
    lawyer and researcher for Antigua Penny Puce KG; m. to Mary Fuller eds.
  • Graves, Robert
    Author of the diary.