Refers to 'the tragedy here' from which they are recovering slowly. Refers to a luncheon party for which she had to do the cooking, with a distinguished poet and art critic. Recounts progress of alterations to house with a new studio. They have arranged for the Swiss pension at Lake Chavonnes; hopes some member of the family will join them there Approves the scholarship idea (founded in honour of Mlle Souvestre). Sent from La Souco.