Aug 20 Thursday.

Troy all day and[RG] but for playing ball in garden with Alan & John – football (, goal-shooting) and[RG] ball-touch and grab hankie.
In evening George (the young village chap1 like Ronald Colman) came in & we drank while he held forth.

Editorial Notes

1see note August 15 eds.

Hands Referenced

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

People Mentioned

  • Alan

    Hodge, Alan
    Oxford history graduate. Became close friends with LR & RG. First husband of Beryl Graves. CP & WG
  • Aldridge

    Aldridge, John
    (1905-1983), painter and close friend and collaborator. WG m. to Lucie Brown 1940 eds.
  • Ronald Colman

    Colman, Ronald
    (1891-1958) well-known film actor eds.


    • Title: Trojan Ending, A [novel]
    • Author: Riding, Laura
    • PubPlace: Deyá & London
    • Publisher: Seizin & Constable
    • Date: 1937