They have come from Florence where they spent a fortnight. It was there she had had the pleasure of sometimes hearing Mrs Strachey spoken of by friends they had made when they stayed there together. Asks her if she knows Mme Jessie Mario 'cette originale Anglaise qui a fait tous les campagnes de Garibaldi, et qui dans un des derniers Nos. de la 'Contemporary' a donne un article assez interessant sur Carlo Catanco' They are leaving Rome the next day and hope to be at Les Ruches on 2 Oct 1875. She is expecting a visit there from her sister Adah, whom she has not seen for five years. Written from Rome.