Item 151 - Letter from J. Ellis McTaggart to R. C. Trevelyan

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TRER/17/151

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Letter from J. Ellis McTaggart to R. C. Trevelyan

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  • 26 Nov 1899 (Creation)

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Trinity College, Cambridge. - Has just heard from [Charles] Sanger about Bob's 'great news [his engagement]'. he and his wife, 'after three and a half weeks experience, have agreed that marriage is even nicer than we had expected'; trusts that Bob will find the same as the '[Apostles] Society doesn't make mistakes in its marriages'. Did not catch Bob's fiancée's name, but asks him to tell her that 'many people will be eager to welcome her to Cambridge'; his wife also 'takes on herself' to send congratulations, since 'if your brother's wife is not your sister, she is at least not an alien'.

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