Monday. 24th 1851
My strength does not allow me
to walk as I could wish to day. Must amuse myself in home employment.
Tuesday. 25th 1851 March
A cool blustering day
I walked out, took a bonnet
from Mrs Falconers. Straw on blue silk 8$. Sleeves & Chemsette Came home to sew, my basket full of unfinished work.
Wednesday. 26 March 1851
A fine day
Julia persuaded me to get her
a straw bonnet, I yielded altho [it] is rather too soon.
She selected for herself in good plain taste.
I must get a thick straw, my bonnets are all getting shabby