Lehigh University
The Vault at PfaffsAn Archive of Art and Literature by the Bohemians of Antebellum New York
Previous Issue Next Issue
Previous Page Next Page
0 matches

Text for Page 176 [07-21-1852]

              reviled them a la Lady Macbeth &c � bosh.
Lotty�s going down the facili descensus Averni rapidly
enow.   Dod with her always, she with him.   Its
a damned thing this; and disgusting, � wooing
a wedded woman & one who will ere long be a
mother.    Maybe Dod does but sentimentalize �
but men nowadays �                  Hardenbrook�s
callous and savage. 
A beastly world for the unhappy girl to live in.
Heaven won�t help her � she hardly believes in�t.
The pity of it, Iago the pity of it.
  22. Thursday.  To Lantern Office &c having
finished all Reveille cuts for the week.    To Brook-
lyn, there waited an hour or more, returned to
Castle Garden � no boatmen.  Presently Connor
came,  very drunk, and incapable of doing aught.
In an attempt to clamber into his boat he soused 
in, but managed to get into the boat with only               
Loading content ...