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Letter 6062

Darwin, C. R. to Hooker, J. D.

[28 Mar 1868?]

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    Defers visit [to Kew] because of ill health.

Transcription

Saturday

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

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    f1 6062.f1
    The 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.
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    f2 6062.f2
    CD refers to Emma Darwin and Charles Lyell.
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