• Letters to Stanford


easily. Even so, the economic damage to the country will be immeasurable. Can you see the Germans, French etc., wanting to buy our goods ? Yes, I think we are all in for some very rude shocks.
Rang Valerie this a.m. She says she has to cut down on entertaining and, like everyone, complains of the increasing difficulties. Says her Drabble book is supposed to come out in July.
We are being converted to sea gas. Needless to say, the parts that should have arrived have no arrived. Water has mysteriously got into a cupboard and soaked some of my shirts. Life! life! life! My shares gains have been wiped out by recent falls. The list of bad news is endless, but here I shall end….
Love to you both –

1974 Feb 5th
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