Ap 9 Saturday

I had a dream of going to the war or something & leaving my passport behind; Laura in the next room a dream of finding that I had gone to the War & left my passport behind.
Solace1 to a nursing home: with suppressed cat flu and a septic throat.
In Church St Market an oval platter semi-Chinese 4d 2, a stopper for the Dutch decanter 2d, an onyx with a fossil 1d, a brass Swiss cow-bell 3d.
Finished revised draft of Trojan Ending .
Laura went to bed early, tired out.
We read Mrs Sinnett's Byways of History 3 to each other.

Editorial Notes

1Graves' cat eds.
24 pence eds.
3 Byways of History by Mrs. Percy Sinnett. London: Longman, Brown, Green & Longman, 1847. eds.

Hands Referenced

Places Mentioned

  • Church Street Market

    Marylebone, Paddington, London, England

People Mentioned

  • Laura

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


    • Title: Trojan Ending [dramatised version based on Laura Riding's book; later called Greeks and Trojans]
    • Author: Graves, Robert
    • Date: 1938-01