Diary of Frances Louisa Bussell 18 September - 20 October 1832

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devotions of our cuddy and those with which our dear English friends are distinguishing this sacred day and we were glad of the [...] of observing it together and alone Mr. Clarkson to be sure has all the profession of religion but "Je ne l'aime pas ce Monsieur" --- In the morning we assembled again and enjoyed one of Bessey's beautiful sermons " On the Love of Praise" selected partly for Emma's edification and partly because we both recollected that dear Capel had formerly recommended it to us. I thought of Cousin Mowbray this evening as I watched the beautiful clouds which attended the setting of the sun The sudden transition from day to night begins now to be very apparent [Page 23]