087_Page 85Thursday. 15. December. 1842.

More moderate, but still cold enough to freeze.

I walked out this morning felt singular in the street, not haveing been in the open air in sixteen days. Wore my india rubbers the pavements wet, and slippery in many places. Enjoyed the walk, and met a few friends. Mrs Anelli staid to chat awhile, we were both in a mud puddle. I purchased some music, two waltzes and a _____ of comic songs
for Julie around 4 _d. Did not intend to spare a cent, but could not resist the temptation . Mr H. paid Middletons Bill for Boots 3$. A note from C. to.day, inviting us to eat our Christmas dinner with them.