Diary of Charles Francis Adams, volume 2

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9. VII:30.

Morning at home, Mitford’s Greece, Plutarch, Maltebrun, evening, reading aloud to my Mother, walk.

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10. VIII.

Morning at home, Mitford, fishing excursion with John, return to dine, evening with the family, Cards.

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11. VIII:50.

Morning, walk, orders, assorting Newspapers, North American Review, evening, conversation with my Mother.

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12. VIII.

Morning at home, Journal, letters, indolent reading, evening, dull, family, a walk.

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13. VIII:30.

Morning at home, Idleness, superficial observations, walk, conversation with my Mother, evening at home, Cards.

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14. VIII:30.

Morning at home, Mitford’s Greece, Plutarch, Maltebrun, evening, family, cards, walk.

15. VIII. CFA 15. VIII. CFA
15. VIII.

Morning at home, cold and uncomfortable, Mitford’s Greece, interesting, evening, with the family.

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16. IX.

Morning at home, weather warm, Mitford’s Greece, ride, my Mother and John, evening, walk.

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17. VIII:50.

Morning at home, Mitford’s Greece, ride with my Mother, small dinner party at home, stupid, evening, walk.

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18. VIII:30.

Morning at home, wasted, assorting Newspapers, dislodged, winter furniture, walk, evening with the family.

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