Letters and Verses of Henry Eliot Guild by Henry Eliot GuildLetters and Verses of Henry Eliot Guild by Henry Eliot Guild

Letters and Verses of Henry Eliot Guild

byHenry Eliot Guild

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1890 edition. Excerpt: ... CHAPTER VI. Colorado Springs. -- Cottage On North Tejon Street. -- Manitou Park Again. -- Return To Tejon Street. -- Last Illness. -- January, 1887, To March, 1888. To L. E. Opdycke. Colorado Springs, Jan. 22, 1887. MY DEAR Op, -- Your particularly delightful letter of December 26th came nearly a week ago, and I have been meaning to answer it every day, especially as I have been so slack in acknowledging your long letter of 30th November. It came on Christmas morning, with the quaint little calendar and the pretty card. You are always very successful in picking up such things, and they always seem to bring more of your own individuality than those I get from other people. I fear, O. C, I 'm not much in the mood for writing this morning, so I 'll just stick to the facts of life, and only say that I echo most warmly in my heart all that you wrote about our affection for each other. December was not a very cheerful month for me, except just at Christmas time. I found my rooms, in themselves very pleasant, rather lonely, as there were no other people in the building, and they were rather out of the way for my friends to drop in on me. Then with the New Year came a renewal of old trouble in ulceration of my jaw, with sore throat in combination, and I came to the conclusion I had better make a change of some kind. For a week I made a visit at the Kissels' house, which set me up again immensely, and then, after thinking of going to Las Vegas for a short time, I gave up the plan in favor of a change to my present quarters, which I will now describe. It's a little bit of a cottage, leased and managed by a lady from Rochester, N. Y., who is here to take care of a younger brother with lung trouble. Miss Wilder is frank, straightforward, eminently...
Title:Letters and Verses of Henry Eliot GuildFormat:PaperbackDimensions:108 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.22 inPublished:May 20, 2014Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0217499678

ISBN - 13:9780217499675