100_Page 98Friday. 6.th. January. 1843.

Very mild, every thing deluged in Water; snow and ice melting rapidly, the streets rivers.

I would not venture in the damp to.day, altho I dressed to go up to Chelsea. Taught Julie her lessons, sewed a little; ate too much Cake, and drank a glass of wine. Made “Sis” sing over her songs. Spent my evening sewing, finished my night.gown. Paid our “Cake bill” to Mr Sayer’s. 8$.9cts. Mr H. did not go down town after dinner. Business dull enough now. Simon, spends most of his time in the house. Mr H. went to …