Aug 26 Thursday

Children's last day. Misty-oppressive.[RG]
I finished Ch [Chapter] VI Belisarius .(100 typed pp [pages] in 5 weeks)[RG]
The elder two rode; I played with Sam at home.
Laura suggested Sunday as devoted to poems.
Packing up & getting children off, & playing with them.
Laura bought shoes for Catherine at Guildford.
Laura & I started The Smuggler scenario: talking it over.

Hands Referenced

    • Annotation: ink correction
    • Character: regular
    • Ink: black
    • Annotation: pencil correction of letter enclosure
    • Character: regular
    • Ink: black

Places Mentioned

  • Guildford

    Guildford, Surrey, England

People Mentioned

  • Laura

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

    Nicholson, Catherine
    Catherine Nicholson: (1922- ) third of four children of Robert Graves and Nancy Nicholson. eds.
  • Sam

    Graves, Samuel
    R.G.'s youngest child by Nancy Nicholson. C.P.& WG
  • Graves, Robert
    Author of the diary.

Bibliography

    • Title: Count Belisarius [1938]
    • Author: Graves, Robert
    • PubPlace: London
    • Publisher: Cassell
    • Idno: A47
    • Date: 1937-07-21
    • Title: Smuggler Scenario [projected screenplay for a Korda film RPG]
    • Author: Graves, Robert/ Riding, Laura
    • Date: 1937-08-26