June 21 Monday

*[RG] Operation by Prof. Pannett.
Roz talked to me while I was having my intra-venous Twilight Sleep injection: spoilt effect by controversial topics.[RG]
In the afternoon Laura came, & then Nancy.
Not much pain: opium draughts every four hours to constipate.[RG]
Only fluids now for four days: tea, lemonade etc.
Eyes out of focus
Temp [Temperature] subnormal
Slept well

Hands Referenced

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

People Mentioned

  • Laura

    Riding,Laura
    (1901-91) American poet. Laura Riding (née Reichenthal; then Laura Gottschalk).
  • Prof. Pannett

    Pannett, Prof.
    RG's surgeon at St. Mary's hospital, London eds.
  • Ros

    Cooper, Rosaleen Dr.
    Dr. Rosaleen Cooper, R.G.'s sister. W.G.; husband Jim, sons Dan, Roger & Paul RPG.
  • Nancy

    Nicholson, Nancy
    (1899-1977) First wife of Robert Graves; married 1918, separated 1927, divorced 1949. eds.
  • Graves, Robert
    Author of the diary.