TC TO JOHN FORSTER; 22 April 1855; DOI: 10.1215/lt-18550422-TC-JF-01; CL 29: 293-294
TC TO JOHN FORSTER
22 April, 1855
I now want very much to have a meeting; quàm primùm [as soon as possible], for half an hour; really upon business of a sort. Read the enclosed scrawl of writing, which I find in my pocket here (having taken it to shew to you on Saturday);—think only farther that I am nearly buried with Prussian confusions already: and consider what farther can or should be done in such a matter.3 And let us have it, by word of mouth, as soon as possible.
I am at home every night; I could meet you here (for half an hour 4 ½ p.m.) any day you appointed:—Pray Heaven, only, you have not got some fit of illness, all the while; for I begin to be afraid of that at this moment!—
Enough dear Forster / Yours ever truly / T. Carlyle