pg 108Van Dam Street
Friday. 20. th. May. 1842.

A very hard rain through the day.

The Dr spent a dull day in the basement
Julie, torments him to death. I was obliged
to keep there myself.
Our new carpets came home tho! the rain
Beautifull Brussels, for the parlours stairs, halls
oil cloths. They were all put down on the floor. Our pictures hung up in a much

pg 109better light than they had in Greenwich street.
The parlours looked sweet to quote from “Sis”.