[26 Dec] 1957

Scope and Content

On meaning to write before Christmas, being busy but lacking in festivities, the night sky on Christmas Eve, Christmas day weather, receiving John Master's Nightrunners in Bengal, wondering about Dora's TV, Arthur [Ransome] on TV, receiving a watercolour painted by W. G. C[ollingwood] and sent to David in 1888 of a scene of domestic life.