Cotta writing from Stuttgart. She and her family have settled down in a little house about half an hour from the centre of town. Ilse attends an Art School in the town her mother has household duties but she alone is not fully occupied; she has six correspondence pupils but would like more. Miss Prideaux was only able to stay for two days refers to her wonderful powers of attraction. Asks her to be her link with the busy world and remember her to the people she likes.