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A Scottish Byre Lamp – Saturday 1902

A letter this morning from a friend in Paris, with a very tempting suggestion that I might join her in a pension there. It would be so good for my health, physical and mental, she says. The lectures delightful, the … Continue reading

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Left to Mind the Baby – Wednesday October 1908

At waking time, another tempestuous sky and a “blatter of a shoo’er.” Our thoughts flew to the ungathered barley but a strong breeze soon scattered the clouds and we had the most splendid harvest day of the season. A rather … Continue reading

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Being from a Small Family – July 1913

(Intriguing that she feels that she and her four brothers were a small family. The baby sister she talks about, I know nothing of. I can only assume that she was born and died between the 1871 and 1881 censuses.) … Continue reading

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