Viewing page 2 of 15
It looks like you're using a mobile device. We recommend using a physical keyboard for transcription entry.
the, too. Gerald began this ((soiled?))letter before he had been able to finish it. I have found him so hard to put to sleep at nights that I saw fit to veto all brain work and the prior beginning but ((?)) about getting wine and some bread & butter etc. on it ever since. He sanctions it as if it is heaven and also my sending the drawings copied as see from Harris's insects book like yours. Our friend Miss Emma Bench gave him a copy of it lately and he devours it perpetually. Gerald seems very charming gentle and full of life too. He and Mary spent half their day and on parlor skates mainly on the piazza. The children and I are very well. We have decided to come to Dublin again. I hope you are able to be there. My warmest regards to you and all your family. Yours always Abbott H Thayer
Please note that the language and terminology used in this collection reflects the context and culture of the time of its creation, and may include culturally sensitive information. As an historical document, its contents may be at odds with contemporary views and terminology. The information within this collection does not reflect the views of the Smithsonian Institution, but is available in its original form to facilitate research. For questions or comments regarding sensitive content, access, and use related to this collection, please contact email@example.com.