036_Page 34Saturday.27. th. August. 1842.

Showers, thunder, and lightening, very sultry. Sewed all day, with the exception of a short nap. Read an account of the “Earth by Goldsmith”. Looked over a poor morel, called “Burton on the Sieges.” Disagreable atmosphere, and flies so numerous, as to make it dangerous to open onesearth
mouth. Every

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thing seems swarming with life this growing weather.