Sir James arrived that morning too late to see his child in life. For us he had only words of grateful recognition of all we had done for his child. She will never forget his words to her. She spoke of the wonderful service rendered by all in the house, both staff and children. They are going to bring forward the holidays. Lady Grant (Mrs Strachey's mother) had invited them for the 1 Sep 1880. Sends messages to the children. With envelope.