Item 280 - Letter from Desmond MacCarthy to Elizabeth Trevelyan

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Letter from Desmond MacCarthy to Elizabeth Trevelyan


  • 12 Apr 1939 (Creation)

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51, Hyde Park Mansions, N.W.1. - Molly's operation [on a kidney] has made him think a lot of Bessie, who similarly has suffered from a 'tormenting infirmity' which required surgery. Hopes that her operation went well and better eyesight will follow; Molly is recovering but the long-term results are still uncertain. Is looking forward to Bob's visit on Tuesday: they 'help each other to enjoy the hour', share so much of their past, and can be 'as silly as [they] like'. He also appreciates Bob's work; it is a 'delicious treat' to make him happy, and what he gives he has also received.

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