candlestick

January-September 1856


The Collected Letters, Volume 31


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TC TO JOHN FORSTER ; 10 April 1856; DOI: 10.1215/lt-18560410-TC-JF-01; CL 31: 61


TC TO JOHN FORSTER

[10 April 1856]

Dear Forster,—There is not a word to be said about that Note from the seat of war:1 I only send it as a sample of the small shot emitted by the enemy's batteries in this new stage.2

Their annuity called Long is fairly solid, I infer;—and trust in God the perpetual Annuity will be concluded citissime [very quickly], citissime!—

Yours ever /

T.C.

Chelsea, Thursday morng