Pernel [Strachey] to Pippa [Philippa Strachey]

Scope and Content

Recounted an unpleasant incident which occurred when she was visiting the Halseys; she was talking to her girl friend when she heard the grown ups who included a General Innes connected with India, discussing her father Richard Strachey in very unfavourable terms. She got up to go when Mrs Halsey tried to change the subject. Sent from Allenswood.