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their southern character with housekeeping privileges. If so they would probably meet overtime prices for it. I don't need to pay as much as I am paying here for some dollars.

I have written to Miami, Florida, but don't know what I shall hear. I dislike very much learning you folks and Miss Dawson, but I suppose if I am ever going to go anywhere I had
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better begin before long, and the cold winter is so terribly cold to me that now seems a good time to go south if everything else is right.

I suppose that you are busy with your [[?]], housework, and reading. I am glad that you put the feather bed on Mr. Holmes' bed. Doesn't he like it? The stones too will be a comfort.
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