<> MacNeice032 Letters to George and Mercy McCann MacNeice Estate 1961 Jan 6th Linen Hall Library Wednesday, March 16, 2016 TIFF MacNeice032 Letter Ibsen, Dutch English https://www.niliteraryarchive.com/content/macneice032 Linen Hall Library Linen Hall Library Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike CC BY-NC-SA https://www.niliteraryarchive.com/sites/default/files/MacNeice032_1.jpg LHL Archive The British Broadcasting Corporation Broadcasting House, London, W.1 Telegrams and cables: Broadcasts, London, Telex International Telex: 22182 Telephone: Langham 4468 Jan 6th Darling Mercy, Bimba and I enjoyed Dublin. First person we met was Seumas Kavanagh, bearded now, who bought her Gaelic coffees. She also had her first oysters – Galway Bay. The Wilkinsons gave us an exorbitant amount of fried eggs at midnight. David Greene, bearded too of course, told Bimba how to get in to T.C.D. She liked the Library v. much. A minute (about 4 ft.) Italian girl came to see me about a thesis she's writing on Autumn Journal. We also went to both the National and Municipal Galleries. Both days the sun shone. But here it's bloody cold. Saw Bertie yeterday and told him about Harden. I'm going to stay with him sometime next week. Bimba bought herself a great Aran island pullover in Dublin. Would have Text