Bussell Diary 02: Diary of Frances Louisa Bussell 17 December 1832 - 3 February 1833

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which I am much more pleased than with [...] I find I can now read with all my native compassion though at first the faculty had quite deserted me. My dearest Friends I must now close this tedious recital God bless you all Adieu till to-morrow. For the last month we have seen the Cross in the heavens it [...] brighter than the great Bear and is easily distinguished by two pointers in the next southerly constellation thus you will think of me when you see it. [Illustration.] Jack pointed out to us some time time [sic] since some light flossy clouds only visible in these latitudes supposed to be those which led the Israelites out of Egypt!! [Page 17]