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out on the sunny hillside together this morning & gather chestnuts as we did two years ago once. Do you remember? 

The bird season is open, I believe, & if you [[strikethrough]] you [[/strikethrough]] bring the rifle we might hunt – though I don't exactly know how two could use one weapon. 

Perhaps it is as well that you are not here just now, because I have been feeling very lively & might be tempted beyond what is well for "your baby". 

Goodbye – we had some [[strikethrough]] very [[/strikethrough]] good music last evening at Riley's studio, given
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