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Letter ReferenceHRC/UNCAT/OS-12
ArchiveHarry Ransom Center, University of Texas, Austin
Epistolary TypeLetter
Letter DateWednesday 18 February 1885
Address From4 Robertson Terrace, Hastings, East Sussex
Address To
Who ToHavelock Ellis
Other VersionsDraznin 1992: 310
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Legend
The Project is grateful to the Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center, the University of Texas at Austin, for kindly allowing us to transcribe this Olive Schreiner letter, which is part of its Manuscript Collections. This letter has been dated by reference to information written onto it by Ellis. Schreiner was resident at two addresses in Hastings from the end of November 1884 to the end of April 1885.
1Wednesday.
2
3Good morning!
4
5I hope Louie wasn’t very tired last night. I feel so well this
6morning, brimful of energy. You too my darling, my comfort.
7
8When you are with me I never can show just how my heart feels. I
9don’t know how it is.
10
11You are more to me than you think. I hope you will be able to work
12today.
13
14Olive
15
16Miss Lord can’t come.
17
Notation
Draznin's (1992) version of this letter is in some respects different from our transcription.