She encloses a pin with "genuine hair" and is flattered that it will go around the world with CD.
My dear Charles,
You see I am as good as my word, or rather M
We all felt very melancholy after your departure on Sunday, I do not know what
Woodhouse will do without you for so long, but I hope & trust we may
both meet with success in our respective new careers, & live to meet here again
very very often; remember your promise about N
I am so glad you have a short reprieve for the sake of your Family, though perhaps you are not so well pleased with the delay—
God bless you, my dear Charles, believe that whenever I may change my title, I shall always remain your very sincere & affectionate Friend | Sarah—
- f1 137.f1The pin, inserted in the letter, is preserved at the Cambridge University Library (DAR 204.4).
- f2 137.f2Sarah's address after her marriage.