candlestick

1851


The Collected Letters, Volume 26


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JWC TO JEANNETTE CRAIK; 12 March 1851; DOI: 10.1215/lt-18510312-JWC-JCR-01; CL 26: 46-47


JWC TO JEANNETTE CRAIK

5 Cheyne Row / Wednesday [12 March 1851?]

Oh my Dear!

I too am “very very sorry”!1 But let us hope it will be all right in the end—as dear Mr Craik can be offensive to no political party; a change of ministry could hardly affect the question of a pension for him. All will be done that can be done, for June Your husband and you must judge as to Helps's suggestion that the purpose should be communicated to the family

I am in great haste, / Yours ever affly /

Jane Carlyle