Eliza [Tabor] to her husband

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From Malvern to India. Worried that promised money has not arrived as she is now getting very short and several bills are due. Decorating being done, which is probably the last the house will need while they are in it. Tennysons moving to house nearby. Lilian and Mabel just confirmed. Mr. Newbolt gave them a book each, 'Steps to the Altar'. Eliza removed one page, mentioning confession as a duty, before letting them have the books. Doctor says her mother is not likely to live long and may die suddenly at any time.