Tag Archives: the bird

June 14, 1933

Wed., 14   Cannot hear the morning devotions for static. Do the morning work, dinner, etc.  Letter from Mrs. Johnson & Miss Ellis, which I ans. (sic.) Cool & cloudy. Have a little fire. My poor bird is drooping. Something … Continue reading

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April 10, 1933

Mon., 10   Morning devotions. Do the morning work & wash stockings. Mend. Let the bird out a short time but he does not love to leave the cage. Sunshine. Write postals to Larchmont, Saratoga, Helen & Anna. A letter … Continue reading

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March 25, 1933

Sat., 25   Street light goes out. Morning devotions. Mansfield stands out in bold relief. A cool night, a sunny day. Dumas working & visiting. Bird & cage take a fall but he does not seem to be hurt. I … Continue reading

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March 15, 1933

Wed., 15   Morning devotions unavailable on account of static. Rain in the morning & turns to snow. Send butternut meats to Ruth & pictures of the house & bird. Send copies of VerseCraft “Poems on Trees” and “Castles in Memory” … Continue reading

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December 30, 1932

Fri., 30    Morning devotions that help. Feed the cat & give the bird fresh sand. Get dinner, etc. Helen goes down street after dinner. Rain. I write Dr. Dolloff (note:  Ruth’s doctor) & Amy Rice. Mend a very little. … Continue reading

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February 20, 1929

Wed., 20  10 below zero. Sunshine. Chickadees busy feeding on the porch & my bird sings happily in his cage in the morning. Do up the dishes, get dinner, sew a little, write a sonnet. Letter from Helen. Sit on … Continue reading

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February 15, 1929

Fri., 15  Several blinding snowstorms during the morning. Sun comes out afternoon. Book-of-the-Month “Kristin Lavransdotter” by Sigrid Undset   & Walter Coates “Land of Allen.”  (Coates was a Vermont publisher—I expect this was not a book of the month)  Do … Continue reading

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