Ap 3 Monday.

Ethel about: walks with her.
Proofs, difficult packing.
Heard that have been given the Femina-Vie-Heureuse prize1.
Leonie with rheumatism, finger, bad eye. Beryl neuralgia. Laura rheumatism. Me stiff back. Etc etc. Heavy rain.

Editorial Notes

1see enclosure 3 April, 1939 eds.

Hands Referenced

People Mentioned

  • Leonie

    servant at La Chevrie eds.
  • Beryl

    Pritchard, Beryl
    daughter of Harry and Amy Pritchard, R.G.'s second wife. Formerly married to Alan Hodge. Robert and Beryl had four children: William, Lucia, Juan and Tomas. eds
  • Ethel Herdman

    Herdman, Ethel
    James Reeves' sister RPG; Assistant warden of Ashbourne Hall, Manchester University KG; nicknamed "Ether" by RG and LR, Sept 1937 eds.
  • Laura

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