Defers visit [to Kew] because of ill health.
My dear H.
I was baddish yesterday & Emma thinks I had better defer coming to Kew till Monday, for I am engaged to Lyells on Sunday morning. We go home on Wednesday so Monday or Tuesday is my last chance
Yours affect | C. Darwin
- f1 6062.f1The date is established by the relationship between this letter and the letter to J. D. Hooker, [26 March 1868]. The Saturday after 26 March 1868 was 28 March.
- f2 6062.f2CD refers to Emma Darwin and Charles Lyell.