candlestick

January 1835-June 1836


The Collected Letters, Volume 8


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TC TO LEIGH HUNT; 14 June 1835; DOI: 10.1215/lt-18350600-TC-JHLH-02; CL 8:144.


TC TO LEIGH HUNT

[Mid-June 1835]

My Dear Sir,

Arthur Coningsby's Father and Mother1 are expected to Tea with us tomorrow evening; also the mathematical Mrs Sommerville,2 and perhaps John Mill; all of them well affected towards you, and good people as people go. Will you come too, and do as [sic: us] all a real kindness? Say “Yezzir”; or what were better (for I am quite idle and solitary) come over straightway, and say it with the lips.

Here is Kean3 again, with many thanks.

Your's always, /

T. Carlyle

Wednesday Evg