if some dreadful event lay in the future to which
we were surely journeying.
If ever we are married I shall think of that dream
on our wedding day.
x x x x
Office, as usual. Met Bellew in the evening.
9. Tuesday. Office. Wrote to Andrew
about cuts to book. Writing in the afternoon and
evening. �Auto Biography of a Dollar.�
10. Wednesday. Office. Afternoon out to boot-
makers. Evening partly talking in parlor, partly
11. Thursday. Office, both fore and after-
noon. The day a drenchly wet one.
12. Friday. Office. A letter from Alf
Waud. He has been rheumatically sick. No news
of import. Damoreau �making more money than he
ought at engraving;� Will in debt and �pawning
his ticker�, and Wurzbach has written a letter
from Germany �all guide-book and second-hand
georgraphy.� Some little details of the proceedings
of Menelaus Brainard during Alf�s absence.
Wrote to Hannah, this evening.
13. Saturday. Post Office, �European� &c.
Called at Child�s to get drawing of Alf�s. To
Oscanyon�s Turkish lecture in the evening, calling
at Mrs Jewell�s house by the way. Saw her, and
her two daughters.