Dorothy [Bussy] to Pippa [Philippa Strachey]

Scope and Content

Finds Cairo 'the most abominable place imaginable' heat excessive for sightseers and painters. Tried to visit a Copt church that morning but the dirt having turned to thick soup makes progress impossible and forced to turn back. Simon is working away 'still producing lovely visions'. 12 Nov [1925] from Cairo, no year but Dorothy sends a card to 'Mama' and Lady Strachey died 14 Dec 1928.