descended the steps which led to it, and could not have got on my horse again.
When we reached our hotel, I could not step without help, and my strength was quite exhausted.
I say to all tourists, avoid Cook
's dreadful hurry, and to all women, avoid Marsaba!
This last day, we often met little troops of Bedouins travelling on donkeys — sometimes carrying with them their cattle and household goods.
I saw a beautiful white
lamb carried on a donkey.
Met three Bedouin horsemen with long spears.
One of these stretched his spear across the way almost touching my face, for a joke.”
“Jerusalem. Sunday, January 12
. English service.
, interesting here where the rite was instituted.
I was very thankful for this interesting opportunity.”
. Mission hospital and schools in the morning.
of the Jews and some ancient synagogues.
In the afternoon walked to Gethsemane
and ascended the Mount of Olives
In the first-named place, sang one verse of our hymn, ‘Go to dark Gethsemane
Got some flowers and olive leaves. ...”
, where she delivered an address to a “circle” at a private house.
of the Crusaders, Joppa of Peter and Paul
, I find an American Mission School, kept by a worthy lady from Rhode Island
Prominent among its points of discipline is the clean-washed face, which is so enthroned in the prejudices of Western civilization.