March 27 Saturday.

A review of Trojan Ending in Times : favourable but sniffy.
Lugano stiff with visitors now,[RG] not at all attractive shapes.
Laura going over her early poems.
Tea[RG] Raspberry ices at Huglienin's by the lake side.
Writing a note on morality games to Ward's Epilogue contribution.
Ida's boy Pierre came & washed up.

Hands Referenced

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

Places Mentioned

  • Lugano

    Lugano, Switzerland
    near the Italian border, where RG and LR spent part of 1937 eds.
  • Huguenin's

    Lugano, Switzerland

People Mentioned

  • Laura

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

    maid at Villa Guidi eds.
  • Ward

    Hutchinson, Ward
    Photographer. Contibuted to"Epilogue." W.G. R.G. often refers to "the Hutchinsons" (Ward & Dorothy) as a couple especially when they were staying on the island. eds.
  • Pierre

    son of Ida, RG's maid in Lugano eds. see Diary, 27 March, 1937
  • Graves, Robert
    Author of the diary.


    • Title: Epilogue III
    • Editor: Riding, Laura/ Graves, Robert
    • PubPlace: Deyá & London
    • Publisher: Seizin & Constable
    • Date: 1937
    • Title: Trojan Ending, A [novel]
    • Author: Riding, Laura
    • PubPlace: Deyá & London
    • Publisher: Seizin & Constable
    • Date: 1937
    • Title: Times [newspaper]
    • PubPlace: London
    • Publisher: Times Newspapers