hearing from her. I presently quoted her toast in ‘La Locandiera,’ of which she repeated the last two lines.
Maud had arranged to have Mrs. Hurlburt
help me home.
also offered, but I got off alone, came home in time to hear most of Professor Pansotti
's lecture on the Gregorian music, which, though technical, was interesting.”
. I woke up at one, after vividly dreaming of my father and Dr. Francis
My father came in, and said to me that he wished to speak to Miss Julia
I trembled, as I so often did, lest I was about to receive some well-merited rebuke.
He said that he wished my sister and me to stay at home more.
I saw the two faces very clearly.
My father's I had not seen for fifty-nine years.”
. Went in the afternoon with Mrs. Stillman
to the Campo dei Fiori, where bought two pieces of lace for twenty lire
each, and a little cap-pin for five lire
. Saw a small ruby and diamond ring
which I very much fancied.”
. Easter Sunday, passed quietly at home.
Had an early walk on the terrace. ... A good talk with Hamilton Aide, who told me of the Spartali family.
In the afternoon to Lady Kenmare
's reception and later to dine with the Lindall Winthrops
. In the afternoon Harriet Monroe
, of Chicago
, came and read her play — a parlor drama, ingenious and well written.
The audience were much pleased with it.”
.... In the evening dined with Theodore Davis
and Mrs. Andrews
showed us his ”