From Emma Darwin to John Scott 23 September 1
Mr C. Darwin requests me to thank you for your letter2 & to say that he is too unwell to write or even to read any thing.3 He begs you will not send the Primula Paper until after his return home when he will write himself—4
I am dear Sir | Yours truly | Emma Darwin
CD too unwell to read. JS should not send Primula paper MS until CD returns home.