Dec 16 Monday.

Wrote "Lies for about[RG] Lawrence" contribution, and rearranged the first pp [pages] of the Biographer book, to make this click.
Laura not well, but up.
Karl went to bed, worn out.
Paid Estanco (160 pts.)
Laura writing her set poem on the word-list1. To bed early.
Bought old twist-handled iron-sharp from Jaime the Butcher 5 pts.

Editorial Notes

1see list appended to December 13th entry. eds

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).
  • 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.
  • Jaime

    Butcher, married to Margarita of the Café. WG

Organizations Mentioned

  • Estanco

    Local Tobacconist, a general shop KG


    • 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