CollectionGB 0231 University of Aberdeen, Special Collections
Ref NoMS 3290/2/388
TitleLetter from Amelia Nyasa Laws to her relatives
Date14 August 1920
Extent2 sheets
DescriptionLetter from Amelia Nyasa Laws, Metz, to her relatives, starting to write early as tomorrow she and Aunt are to go to the Cemetiere de l'Est, Aunt generally comes in the evening to hear the news of the day, enclosing letter from Mrs. Fairweather [MS 3290/2/389], with which she is glad they cannot comply, and which she considers cheeky, they think that the Fairweathers are in Rome for literary purposes for five years and will then leave, she has posted to Mr. Livingstone keys to the boxes containing leters and letter books so that he can work on the biography, they have found an egg supplier for Aunt, who cannot take the sauces in restaurant meals and must leave hotel life soon, accompanying M. Maniguet who plays the violincello in the chapel, 'he is a born musician and the two of us fitted into each other immediately', she had no practice in Rome, delight at their performance, meeting his wife and baby and deciding they are social equals, complaints to him that the A.D.F. nurses do not have a day off each week, 'contrary to Divine law', discussion of how long they can stay in Metz.
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