Item 32 - Draft letter from R. C. Trevelyan to Sir George Trevelyan

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TRER/12/32

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Draft letter from R. C. Trevelyan to Sir George Trevelyan

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  • 19 Nov 1899 (Creation)

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10 Prinsegracht, The Hague. - Accepts that the blame 'implied' in his father's letter [12/31] was 'well-deserved': he should have consulted his parents before asking anyone to marry him; it was no excuse that he was unsure of the answer he would receive to his proposal [to Elizabeth van der Hoeven]. Thinks the proposed allowance is generous, also that Mr Hubrecht agrees, but he is writing to Sir George himself to 'make the situation simpler clearer'; he said much the same about Robert's not speaking to his parents first as Sir George had.

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TRER/46/75: another version of this letter, probably the one sent.

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