Written from 39 Clarence Square, Cheltenham
Thanks for gift of most welcome shawl. Her dear children have departed as they 'could not leave their little farming operations and poultry yard too long, as they work at them personally'. She misses them terribly and especially at this season feels very lonely. One day they all went to Leckhampton Church yard and placed a wreath on little Eva's grave. Charles held Rosalind up in his arms to see 'the broken lily in white marble, designed by Munro the sculptor for Eva's grave'