Mlle Souvestre to Mrs Strachey

Scope and Content

Repeats what she said in her last letter that her friend must on no account leave the home where she is so necessary though she does not know how to express her gratitude for the offer. The ninth day has passed without any further disturbance manifesting itself and she does not know whether the patient is better or worse that day. Unfortunately a cough has declared itself and that prevents her sleeping and has brought back the fever. She must finish, violent fever has returned....