. Dined with Daisy Chanler
We met there one Brewster
and Hendrik Anderson
After dinner came Palmer
[son of Courtland
] and his sister.
He is a pianist of real power and charm — made me think of Paderewski
, when I first heard him ....”
. Drove past the Trevi Fountain
and to the Coliseum, where we walked awhile.
Ladies came to hear me talk about Women's Clubs.
This talk, which I had rather dreaded to give, passed off pleasantly.... Most of the ladies present expressed the desire to have a small and select club of women in Rome
Maud volunteered to make the first effort, with Mme. DesGrange
and Jessie Cochrane
to help her.”
. Bessie Crawford
brought her children to see me. Very fine little creatures, the eldest boy 1
handsome, dark like his mother, the others blond and a good deal like Marion
in his early life.”
. In the afternoon drove with Jack
to visit Villegas
Found a splendid house with absolutely no fire — the cold of the studio was tomb-like.
A fire was lighted in a stove and cakes were served, with some excellent Amontillado wine, which I think saved my life.”
. When I lay down to take my nap before dinner, I had a sudden thought-vision of the glory of God in the face of Jesus Christ
I seemed to see how the human could in a way reflect the glory of the divine, giving not a mechanical, but an affectional ”